Inspirational Lives: Ellie Simmonds

Author: Simon Hart Clive Gifford
Publisher: Hachette Children's Books
Category: Swimming & Water Sports (Children's/YA), Disability
Book Format: Paperback

Clive Gifford is the author of more than 150 children's books including 'Eye Benders', winner of the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize, Royal Society-nominated 'Out of This World' and '30 Seconds Space'.

Table Of Contents
1: Paralympic glory

2: Small, that's all

3: Into the pool

4: Making sacrifices

5: In competition

6: The Beijing Games

7: Dealing with fame

8: In training

9: Championship success

10: A day in the life of Ellie Simmonds

11: Second time around

12: After London 2012

13: The impact of Ellie Simmonds

14: Have you got what it takes to be a champion swimmer?

15: Glossary

16: Index
About Clive Gifford
Clive Gifford is the author of more than 150 children's books including Eye Benders, winner of the Royal Society Young People's Book Prize, Royal Society-nominated Out of This World and Cool Technology which won the School Library Association Information Book Award. His book, The Colours of History, won the Blue Peter Book Awards' Best Book With Facts. He has travelled through 70 countries, run a computer games company and taken part in all manner of sports from parachuting and gliding to Ultimate Frisbee. Clive's official website can be found at www.clivegifford.co.uk

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SKU BK-9780750278003
Barcode # 9780750278003
Brand Hachette Children's Books
Artist / Author Simon Hart Clive Gifford
Shipping Weight 0.3600kg
Shipping Width 0.222m
Shipping Height 0.010m
Shipping Length 0.276m

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