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.