In 1966, many believed that women were incapable of running long distances and that doing so could harm them. Bobbi Gibb wanted to run the Boston Marathon, and nothing would stop her. With a clever plan and encouragement from those who knew about her idea, Bobbi was determined to fulfill her dream.
This Inspirational story about Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, is told using vibrant illustrations and uplifting words. The Girl Who Ran is great for all ages, including runners, runners-to-be and sports fans.
- Printed with soy inks.
- Hardcover with jacket; 36 pages;
27.5 x 23 x 1.5 cm (10.75 x 9 x 0.5 inches)
- Imported item
- ISBN: 978-1-943200-47-4