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Solo : memoir of Hope

Author: Hope Solo; Ann Killion
Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A candid and moving memoir about family, loss, and reconciliation from the supremely talented and headline-making goalkeeper for the U.S. women's national soccer team.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Hope Solo; Hope Solo
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hope Solo; Ann Killion
ISBN: 9780062136749 0062136747
OCLC Number: 798220957
Description: ix, 285 pages, [16] pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue --
Life behind the smiley face --
God's second paradise --
A double identity --
Somewhere--
anywhere--
far away --
Bare-branched, but ready to bloom --
The '99ers --
"I should have died a long time ago ..." --
An arm like Frankenstein --
Make in the WUSA --
Baa, baa, black sheep --
"Only a daughter cries like that" --
Shadows --
"You can't go by a gut feeling" --
Stepping into liquid --
"Don't let the devil steal your joy" --
The new #1 --
Pretty damn sweet --
Unprofessional professionals --
Seattle's finest --
It just takes one --
The silver lining --
Bare-ass naked on a lawn.
Responsibility: Hope Solo, with Ann Killion.

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Hope Solo thrives on competition. The post-feminist face of the modern female athlete, she's driven to win and isn't afraid to say it or show it. Determined to succeed on her own terms, she's never  Read more...

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