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The Resource Sisters and champions : the story of Venus and Serena Williams, Howard Bryant ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper

Sisters and champions : the story of Venus and Serena Williams, Howard Bryant ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper

Label
Sisters and champions : the story of Venus and Serena Williams
Title
Sisters and champions
Title remainder
the story of Venus and Serena Williams
Statement of responsibility
Howard Bryant ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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"--
  • "An inspiring picture book sports biography about two of the greatest female tennis players of all-time, outsiders who just happen to be sisters"--
Assigning source
  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bryant, Howard
Dewey number
  • 796.3420922
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Age 3-7
  • K to Grade 3
LC call number
GV994.A1
LC item number
B79 2018
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cooper, Floyd
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Williams, Venus
  • Williams, Serena
  • Williams, Venus
  • Williams, Serena
  • Williams, Serena
  • Williams, Venus
  • Tennis players
  • African American women tennis players
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Sports & Recreation
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Sports & Recreation / Racket Sports
  • Tennis players
  • African American women tennis players
  • African American women tennis players
  • Tennis players
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Sisters and champions : the story of Venus and Serena Williams, Howard Bryant ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Venus Williams -- Serena Williams
Control code
on1003197403
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780399169069
Lccn
2017041681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1003197403
Label
Sisters and champions : the story of Venus and Serena Williams, Howard Bryant ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Venus Williams -- Serena Williams
Control code
on1003197403
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
32 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780399169069
Lccn
2017041681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1003197403

Library Locations

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