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Title Sisters and champions : the true story of Venus and Serena Williams / Howard Bryant ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper.
Author Bryant, Howard, 1968- author.
Publication New York, NY : Philomel Books, [2018]
Description 32 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Call # J B WILLIAMS B
Summary "An inspiring picture book sports biography about two of the greatest female tennis players of all-time, outsiders who just happen to be sisters. Everyone knows the names Venus & Serena Williams. They've become synonymous with championships, hard work, and with shaking up the tennis world. This picture book, by an award-winning sports journalist who knows the Williams family personally, details the sisters' journey from a barely-there tennis court in Compton, CA, to becoming the #1 ranked women in the sport of tennis"-- Provided by publisher.
"An inspiring picture book sports biography about two of the greatest female tennis players of all-time, outsiders who just happen to be sisters"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Age 3-7.
K to Grade 3.
Subject Williams, Venus, 1980- -- Juvenile literature.
Williams, Serena, 1981- -- Juvenile literature.
Williams, Serena, 1981- (OCoLC)fst00430176
Williams, Venus, 1980- (OCoLC)fst00419240
Tennis players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women tennis players -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American women tennis players. (OCoLC)fst00799530
Tennis players. (OCoLC)fst01147686
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Biographies.
Picture books.
Addl. Author Cooper, Floyd, illustrator.
ISBN 9780399169069
0399169067

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