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The Resource The girl who ran : Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, written by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee ; illustrated by Susanna Chapman

The girl who ran : Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, written by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee ; illustrated by Susanna Chapman

Label
The girl who ran : Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon
Title
The girl who ran
Title remainder
Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon
Statement of responsibility
written by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee ; illustrated by Susanna Chapman
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
"In 1966, the world believed it was impossible for a woman to run the Boston Marathon. Bobbi Gibb was determined to prove them wrong. She said she would do it, she wasn't a liar; she'd show them by running like the wind in the fire." -- back cover
Summary
"In 1966, the world believed it was impossible for a woman to run the Boston Marathon. Bobbi Gibb was determined to prove them wrong. She said she would do it, she wasn't a liar; she'd show them by running like the wind in the fire."--Back cover
Award
Amelia Bloomer List, 2018.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10575643
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Poletti, Frances
Dewey number
796
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 600L
  • Decoding demand: 76 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 84 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 87 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 87 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
Language note
Text in English
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 600
  • 600
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 12
Reading level
3.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chapman, Susanna
  • Yee, Kristina
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gibb, Roberta Louise
  • Boston Marathon
  • Women runners
  • Marathon races
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon
Label
The girl who ran : Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, written by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee ; illustrated by Susanna Chapman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1822521
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
unpaged [approximately 39 pages, several folded out]
Isbn
9781943200474
Lccn
2016957182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781943200474
  • (OCoLC)986238065
Label
The girl who ran : Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, written by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee ; illustrated by Susanna Chapman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1822521
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
unpaged [approximately 39 pages, several folded out]
Isbn
9781943200474
Lccn
2016957182
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781943200474
  • (OCoLC)986238065

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