Queen of the Track: Alice Coachman Olympic High-Jump Champion.

Lang, Heather. Illus. by Floyd Cooper. 2012. Unpaged. Boyds Mills Press. K-Gr.3.


As the first African American woman to win an Olympic gold medal, Alice Coachman overcomes the obstacles of class, gender, and race.




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bloomer.jpg The Amelia Bloomer Book List
The Amelia Bloomer Project, a committee of the Feminist Task Force of the Social Responsibilities Round Table, compiles the Amelia Bloomer List, an annual annotated book list (or bibliography) of well-written and well-illustrated books with significant feminist content, intended for young readers (ages birth through 18).
2013 - Selection(s)