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  • The Three-Year Swim Club: The Untold Story of Maui's Sugar Ditch Kids and Their Quest for Olympic Glory
    Julie Checkoway
    Paperback: 06/21/2016
     
    The inspirational, untold story of impoverished children who transformed themselves into world-class swimmers.
  • Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption
    Laura Hillenbrand
    Paperback: 07/29/2014
     
    In her long-awaited new book, Laura Hillenbrand writes with the same rich and vivid narrative voice she ...
  • The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
    Daniel James Brown
    Paperback: 05/27/2014
     
    For readers of Laura Hillenbrand's Seabiscuit and Unbroken, the dramatic story of the American rowing team ...
  • Small Wonder
    Barbara Kingsolver
    Paperback: 04/01/2003
     
    Sometimes grave, occasionally hilarious, and ultimately persuasive, Small Wonder is a hopeful ...
  • Seabiscuit: An American Legend
    Laura Hillenbrand
    Paperback: 03/01/2002
     
    Hillenbrand brilliantly re-creates a universal underdog story, one that proves life is a horse race.

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