Chelsea Clinton's She Persisted Series
Hear Chelsea Clinton Read She Persisted in Sports

The new audiobook in Chelsea Clinton’s #1 New York Times bestselling She Persisted picture book series is here! Learn more about She Persisted in Sports below, and introduce little listeners to female athletes who have who have excelled in their sports because of their talent, drive, and critically important: their persistence.

Throughout history, women have been told that they couldn’t achieve their dreams, no matter how hard they tried. Women athletes have faced their own unique set of challenges, across countless sports and levels of play. In this third She Persisted book, Chelsea Clinton introduces listeners to women who have excelled in their sports because of their persistence.

This audiobook features biographies of: Margaret Ives Abbott, Gertrude Ederle, Mildred “Babe” Didrikson Zaharias, Wilma Rudolph, Jean Driscoll, Mia Hamm (and the 1996 Olympic soccer team), Kristi Yamaguchi, Venus and Serena Williams, Misty May-Treanor and Kerri Walsh Jennings, Diana Taurasi, Simone Biles, Ibtihaj Muhammad and Jocelyne and Monique Lamoureux.

Chelsea Clinton introduces tiny listeners who are ready to take on the world to thirteen inspirational women who never took no for an answer, and who always, inevitably and without fail, persisted.

This audiobook features biographies of: Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Clara Lemlich, Nellie Bly, Virginia Apgar, Maria Tallchief, Claudette Colvin, Ruby Bridges, Margaret Chase Smith, Sally Ride, Florence Griffith Joyner, Oprah Winfrey, Sonia Sotomayor—and one special cameo.

“[A] lovely, moving work of children’s literature [and a] polished introduction to a diverse and accomplished group of women.” —Publishers Weekly, starred review

In this companion book to She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World, Chelsea Clinton introduces listeners to thirteen incredible women who have shaped history all across the globe. She Persisted Around the World is a book for everyone who has ever aimed high and been told to step down, and for everyone who has ever felt small or unimportant.

This audiobook features biographies of: Marie Curie, Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz, Viola Desmond, Sissi Lima do Amor, Leymah Gbowee, Caroline Herschel, Wangari Maathai, Aisha Rateb, J.K. Rowling, Kate Sheppard, Yuan Yuan Tan, Mary Verghese and Malala Yousafzai.

“[Chelsea Clinton] narrates her own words in a measured tone with deliberate emphasis on the refrain, “she persisted”…Female voices singing cheerful tunes separate each short biography and add to the upbeat tone.”—AudioFile

A new She Persisted chapter book series is coming to audio in 2021!
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