Little People, Big Dreams: Megan Rapinoe - Isabel Sanchez Vegara
This little biography tells the story of Megan Rapinoe, the world record breaking football player and activist. Megan grew up in Redding, California, and found her calling chasing a ball on the school playground. She didn’t always fit in at school, but she was a star on the football pitch – and her teammates thought so too. Her passion, skill and leadership took Team USA to Olympic Gold and a World Cup victory, while she continues to champion women’s and LGBTQ+ rights and representation in sports, in the US and across the world.
The Little People, Big Dreams books series portrays the inspiring lives of artists, designers, activists and scientists in a super-accessible way with sweet illustrations and by focusing on when they started out as children with a dream and by focusing on when they started out as children with a dream. Each book has a biographical timeline with historical photographs and extra facts, too.