Unsinkable : from Russian orphan to Paralympic swimming world champion by Long, Jessica Tatiana (#1385MK7)

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Unsinkable : from Russian orphan to Paralympic swimming world champion

by Long, Jessica Tatiana
Hardcover Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018

$16.99

Overview
From the Publisher

The top Paralympic swimmer in the world, Jessica Long delivers an inspirational photographic memoir.

Born in Siberia with fibular hemimelia, Jessica Long was adopted from a Russian orphanage at thirteen months old and has since become the second most decorated U.S. Paralympic athlete of all time. Now, Jessica shares all the moments in her life--big and small, heartbreaking and uplifting--that led to her domination in the Paralympic swimming world. This photographic memoir, filled with photographs, sidebars, quotes, and more, will thrill her fans and inspire those who are hearing her story for the first time.

Reviews & Awards
  • Booklist starred, 03/01/18
  • Kirkus Reviews, 04/15/18
  • School Library Journal, 04/01/18
Product Details
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Publication Date: June 26, 2018
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Dewey: 797.2
  • Classifications: Autobiography, Nonfiction
  • Description: 104 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Tracings: Long, Hannah, author.
  • ISBN-10: 1-32870-725-3
  • ISBN-13: 978-1-32870-725-3
  • LCCN: 2017-041724
  • Follett Number: 1385MK7
  • Interest Level: 5-8
  • Reading Level: 6.1
  • ATOS Book Level: 6.4
  • AR Interest Level: MG
  • AR Points: 3
  • AR Quiz: 195304EN
  • Reading Counts Level: 8.4
  • Reading Counts Points: 6
  • Lexile: 990L