On the Field With ... Mia Hamm
Author: Matt Christopher and Glenn Stout
Series: Sports Bio Bookshelf
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Guided Reading Level:
Women's History and Experience, Soccer, Olympics, Sports Heroes, Women in Sports, Achievement and Success
Women's soccer has never been more popular. At the top of the list of star players is Mia Hamm. When she helped the 1996 Olympic team win the gold medal, Hamm astounded the soccer world with her speed, aggressive play, and ability to "read the field".
She is the hero of thousands of girls and has captured the attention of sports fans worldwide. Readers will devour every detail of this insightful biography of the world's best women's soccer player.