The Girl Who Ran: Bobbi Gibb, the First Woman to Run the Boston Marathon

By Frances Poletti, Kristina Yee
Illustrators Illustrated by Susanna Chapman Edition

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Publisher Compendium Imprint Compendium ISBN


Awards and Honors 2018 Amelia Bloomer List: Early Readers, Nonfiction <br> <i>CCBC Choices</i> 2018 Choice: Historical People, Places, and Events

The Girl Who Ran: Bobbi Gibb, the First Woman to Run the Boston Marathon

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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.
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