|aGabby Douglas : |bgoing for gold / |cby Tori Kosara
|aNew York : |bScholastic, |cc2013
|a32 p. : |bcol. ill. ; |c23 cm.
|a"Gabby Douglas made history at the 2012 Olympic Games in London when she became the first ever African American gymnast to win gold in the all-around competition. But the road to winning Olympic gold was not an easy one. Being the best meant Gabby had to work hard and never give up - no matter what" -- Cover verso
Discusses the life of the Olympian, including her family, how she started in gymnastics, and her Olympic success. Tori Kosara has written many books for young children, including Scholastic Reader Level 3: Lonesome George Finds His Friends. She lives in New York.