Unsinkable: From Russian Orphan to Paralympic Swimming World Champion
Jessica Long was born with fibular hemimelia and adopted from a Siberian orphanage as a baby. She endured early health struggles and has gone on to become the second most decorated US Paralympic athlete of all time.
JLG Release: Oct 2018
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School Library Journal
9" x 7 1/2"
Level 6.4; Points: 3;
Scholastic Reading Counts
Level 8.4; Points: 6;
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Potentially Sensitive Areas
Jessica Tatiana Long (1992– ), Swimmers, Biography, Athletes with disabilities, Paralympic Games, Russia, Adoption, Family life, Siblings, Female athletes, Adversity, Perseverance,