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The Day Gabby Douglas Won Gold

The Day Gabby Douglas Won Gold
The Day Gabby Douglas Won Gold
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On August 2, 2012, American Gabby Douglas won the Olympic all-around gymnastics gold medal while also capturing the hearts of the world. Packed with beautiful, colorful illustrations, The Day Gabby Douglas Won Gold will surely inspire young readers as they relive the moment when the gymnast’s dream came true.

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Pages: 34
Reading Level: Beginner (1 to 6)
Language: English
ISBN: 978-1-938438-87-5
Categories: Girls, Health & Sports, History
Features: Illustrations
Keywords: fierce five, 2012 olympics, simone biles, 2016 olympics, rio games
Date Added: July 4, 2016
BYEllenAim Creative Media Inc PO Box Whittier California United States of America If you purchased this book without a cover you should be aware that this book is stolen property It was reported as unsold and destroyed to the publisher and neither the author nor the publisher has received any payment for this stripped book The scanning uploading and distribution of this book via the Internet or via any other means without the permission of the publisher is illegal and punishable by law Please purchase only authorized electronic editions and do not participate in or encourage electronic piracy of copyrighted materials Your support of the authors rights is appreciated The publisher does not have any control and does not assume any responsibility for author or thirdparty website or their content wwwcreativemedianet Book cover design by Joseph Dzidrums Copyright  by Creative Media Inc All rights reserved Printed in the United States of America First Edition May Library of Congress Control Number On File Paperback ISBN  eBook ISBN  Hardcover ISBN  In the allaround event each gymnast competes on every apparatus Vault Uneven Bars Balance Beam and Floor Exercise In the end the athlete who posts the highest point total wins the gold medal It began as a dream July In the summer of eightyearold Gabby Douglas dreamed of winning gymnastics Olympic allaround gold medal As she watched Carly Patterson nab the title she imagined herself winning it one day too After all she was a gymnast just like Carly Eight years later Gabby led the American girls gymnastics squad to a team gold medal As she celebrated the victory with her teammates sports fans were already looking ahead to the next event In two days Gabby would compete for the gold medal in the individual allaround competition Could she make her childhood dream come true   August Two days later Wearing Team USAs standard uniform Gabby Douglas waited by the sidelines for the allaround competition to begin With Coach