Bobbi Gibb, the First Woman to Run the Boston Marathon
Written by Frances Poletti & Kristina Yee
Illustrated by Susanna Chapman
This picture book tells the true story of how Bobbi Gibb broke the rules in 1966 and how, one step at a time, her grit and determination changed the world. The energetic and bright illustrations capture the emotions of Bobbi’s journey and the fluidity of running. Created in collaboration with Bobbi Gibb, The Girl Who Ran is perfect for would-be runners, kids of all ages, and everyone out there with a love of sport.