Three athletes (Betty Robinson, Louise Stokes, and Helen Stephens) will join with others to defy society’s expectations of what women can achieve. As tensions bring the United States and Europe closer and closer to the brink of war, Betty, Louise, and Helen must fight for the chance to compete as the fastest women in the world amidst the pomp and pageantry of the Nazi-sponsored 1936 Olympics in Berlin.
Publisher: William Morrow / HarperCollins
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