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Nancy Kerrigan: In My Own Words

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Olympic medalist Nancy Kerrigan is one of the most recognizable and admired athletes of our time. In her own voice, Kerrigan tells a truly fascinating story--her childhood determination to be the best at her sport, the continued support of her family, revelations involving her skating techniques, the Detroit attack that left her injured and propelled her into the media spo ...more
Paperback, 68 pages
Published April 1st 1996 by Hyperion Books (first published January 1st 1996)
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Surreysmum
Jun 24, 2010 rated it liked it
Juvenile (aimed at ages 8-12). Nancy does not make the mistake of saying too much in her own words! However, there are some interesting passages in this book, not least her assertion that after speaking with the FBI agents investigating the attack against her, she was completely convinced of Tonya Harding's involvement in the plot. The contrast between her account of the '92 Olympics (where she apparently had a wonderful time) and the stress- and media-ridden '94 Olympics, is also quite striking ...more
Diane Waddington
Mar 21, 2018 rated it it was amazing
A very good read about how hard it is to get to the Olympics and the money it takes and the determination and hard work of the girl that is trying to be a world class and Olympian champion.
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