Serena Williams

Blake Hoena (author) Sam LeDoyen (illustrator)

Publisher: Lerner Books ISBN: 9781541599451

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Working through times of setbacks and Grand Slam glory, Serena Williams has become a role model for a new generation of tennis players, and it's all captured in this graphic biography. From an early age, Serena trained to be a force on the tennis court. Alongside her talented sister Venus, she rose up through the ranks until she was competing in—and dominating—the world's most elite tournaments. Follow along as she amazes everyone with her powerful, strategic playing style and also speaks out against racism and sexism in the tennis world.

Reading Level
Lexile
710L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
S
ATOS
4.6
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Biographies Cultural/Diversity Graphic Novels Social Issues Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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