The Resource Nothing but trouble : the story of Althea Gibson, by Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by Greg Couch

Nothing but trouble : the story of Althea Gibson, by Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by Greg Couch

Label
Nothing but trouble : the story of Althea Gibson
Title
Nothing but trouble
Title remainder
the story of Althea Gibson
Statement of responsibility
by Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by Greg Couch
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Although considered a troublesome child by family and friends alike, Buddy Walker sees the raw talent of this Harlem native and decides to take her under his wing to build her tennis skills--challenging her to become a great player who eventually earns the title of the first African-American to ever play at and win the celebrated Wimbledon Cup
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stauffacher, Sue
Dewey number
  • 796.342092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD810L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GV994.G53
LC item number
S72 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Couch, Greg
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gibson, Althea
  • Gibson, Althea
  • African American women tennis players
  • Tennis players
  • Tennis players
  • African Americans
  • Women
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Nothing but trouble : the story of Althea Gibson, by Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by Greg Couch
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780375834080
Lccn
2006012605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0007127267
  • 499229
Label
Nothing but trouble : the story of Althea Gibson, by Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by Greg Couch
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume
Isbn
9780375834080
Lccn
2006012605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • BK0007127267
  • 499229

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