Heart of a Champion: The Dominique Desmond Dawes Story (Zonderkidz Biography Series (Zondervan))
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About "Heart of a Champion: The Dominique Desmond Dawes Story (Zonderkidz Biography Series (Zondervan))"
Her Determination, Dedication, and Desire Brought Home the Gold Dominique Dawes focused on her dream, and nothing would stop her from reaching it---definitely not the fact that she was still just a kid. By the time she was ninteen years old, she stood on the podium to receive the Olympic gold medal in gymnastics. Discover how her faith in God and hard work led her to become one of the top gymnasts in the world. Let her story and her motto of 'determination, dedication, and desire' encourage you to become all you can be, in competition and in life. Includes a special note from Dominique Dawes.
Meet the Author
Kim Washburn began her career in Christian publishing with Focus on the Family. While she worked on their Clubhouse Jr. magazine, two of her original stories were recognized by the Evangelical Press Association, including first place in the fiction category in 2006. Currently Kim stays homeÙand stays on her toesÙwith her eleven-year-old daughter and nine-year-old twin sons.