Extraordinary Life of Serena Williams
Shelina Janmohamed, illustrated by Ashley Evans

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Narrated By: Weruche Opia

Duration: 1 hour and 10 minutes

What to expect

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The story of a game-changing tennis champion.

Serena Williams began playing tennis when she was just a child, and is now an Olympic champion who's won more Grand Slam singles titles than anyone else.

Throughout her life she's battled many things, from life-threatening illnesses and sports injuries, to sexism and racism in the tennis world.

Now she's an icon in sport, fashion and activism, an inspiration to every young person who has dared to dream big.

Extraordinary Lives is a bold, inclusive biography series shining a light on modern and historical figures. Entertaining, accessible and educational, they are the perfect introductions to these amazing people and their achievements.

© Shelina Janmohamed 2020 (P) Penguin Audio 2020

Genre

Children's / Teenage general interest: Biography and autobiography, Children's / Teenage general interest: Sports and outdoor recreation, Children's / Teenage general interest: Girls and women

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