Inspirational Lives: Tom Daley by Simon Hart

Inspirational Lives: Tom Daley

Written by Simon Hart
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Part of the Inspirational Lives Series


Inspirational Lives: Tom Daley by Simon Hart

The series focuses on the people who inspire children today. Each book looks at the background, life and achievements of a personality, their impact on popular culture as well as detailing the everyday facets of their job and how they have gained such success. In this book, learn about how Tom Daley conquered his fears and personal tragedy to become an Olympic favourite and a diving champion.

About the Author

Simon Hart is a sports writer for the Daily Telegraph specializing in the Olympic and Paralympic Games. He has reported on three summer Olympic Games - Sydney, Athens and Beijing - and has written extensively on London's bid and preparations for the 2012 Games. He also reported on the Beijing Paralympic Games and his work has taken him to three winter Olympic Games and numerous World and European Championships involving Olympic sports.

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Book Info


32 pages


Simon Hart
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Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

10th July 2014



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