When Bobbi Gibb saw the Boston Marathon her mind was set—she had to be part of it. This picture book tells the true story of how she broke the rules in 1966, and through grit and determination, changed the world. Further information about Bobbi Gibb. Time line. Full-color illustrations rendered in soy inks.
The Girl Who Ran: Bobbi Gibb, the First Woman to Run the Boston MarathonBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781943200474 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Compendium Page Count: 48 Trim Size: 10 3/4" x 9" Authors: Frances Poletti, Kristina Yee Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.7, Points: 0.5 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 3.4, Points: 3 Lexile: Level: 600L Awards & Honors: 2018 Amelia Bloomer List: Early Readers, Nonfiction
CCBC Choices 2018 Choice: Historical People, Places, and Events
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