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Fastest woman on Earth: the story of Tatyana McFadden Cover Image Book Book

Fastest woman on Earth: the story of Tatyana McFadden/ Francesca Cavallo; with illustrations by Luis San Vicente.

Cavallo, Francesca, (author.). San Vincente, Luis, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781953592040
  • ISBN: 195359204X
  • Physical Description: 1 volume: color illustrations; 28 cm.
  • Publisher: [Canada] : Undercats, Inc., 2021.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"This is the story of 17-time Paralympic medalist Tatyana McFadden. Born with spina bifida in Russia, Tatyana was raised in an orphanage where she walked on her hands for the first six years of her life. In 1994, she was adopted and moved to the United States, where she started racing and breaking records; and is now considered the best female wheelchair racer of all time, and the fastest woman on Earth." -
Target Audience Note:
AD650L Lexile
Decoding demand: 77 (high) Semantic demand: 77 (high) Syntactic demand: 96 (very high) Structure demand: 86 (very high) Lexile
Subject: Paralympic Games > Juvenile literature.
Women athletes > Juvenile literature.
Wheelchair sports > Juvenile literature.
Adoption > Juvenile literature.
Spina bifida > Juvenile literature.

Available copies

  • 10 of 10 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Jefferson County.


  • 0 current holds with 10 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson County Library-Northwest JBIO MCFADDEN (Text) 30051100071445 Juvenile Biography Available -

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