Go Girl! #5: The Worst Gymnast : The Worst Gymnast
DREAM BIG! Gemma loves gymnastics. But she's just had the worst class EVER, and her coach isn't happy. Is Gemma's life as a gymnast over? Or will her clever plan keep her on the team?
- Paperback | 92 pages
- 129.54 x 187.96 x 10.16mm | 90.72g
- 21 Aug 2007
- St Martin's Press
- New York, United States
- Illustrations, unspecified
Back cover copy
Dream Big!Gemma loves gymnastics. But she has just had the worst class EVER, and her coach isn't happy.Are Gemma's gym dreams over?Or will her clever plan keep her on the team?
"Praise for Go Girl!: "." . . simple in language and story structure, making them accessible to young readers who are making their first foray into chapter books and good choices for reluctant readers."" --School Library Journal""The characters are likeable and believable--people you hope your own girls might take as friends."" --Fort Worth Star-Telegram"
About Thalia Kalkipsakis
Thalia Kalkipsakis is the author of several books in the Go Girl! series, including "Sister Spirit," "Dancing Queen" and "Basketball Blues." She has also written a nonfiction book, "It's True! Sleep Makes You Smarter!" Her books have been translated in many languages and sold around the world. Kalkipsakis grew up on a farm on the outskirts of Melbourne, Australia, and used to escape into the bush to explore. Her biggest passion has always been writing, but she has also been a dancer and edited websites and travel guides. She now lives in north-eastern Victoria with her husband and two children and a black cat named Bindi.