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Double Dutch: A Celebration of Jump Rope, Rhyme, and Sisterhood

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This colorful, vibrant treasury is the ultimate tribute to the unique sport and pastime of double Dutch. Written and compiled by celebrated author and journalist Veronica Chambers, Double Dutch is filled with her own personal memories of girlhood and jumping rope, along with poems, interviews, songs, history, quotes, rhymes, and photographs. At the heart of Double Dutch, though, is a celebration, not just of a sport, but of sisterhood--after all, it takes a few friends to make that rope really swing and those feet jump for joy

Synopsis:

This colorful, vibrant treasury is the ultimate tribute to the unique sport and pastime of double Dutch. Written and compiled by celebrated author and journalist Veronica Chambers, Double Dutch is filled with her own personal memories of girlhood and jumping rope, along with poems, interviews, songs, history, quotes, rhymes, and photographs. At the heart of Double Dutch, though, is a celebration, not just of a sport, but of sisterhood-after all, it takes a few friends to make that rope really swing and those feet jump for joy

Table of Contents

Seeing double — Jumping in! — Rockett girls — Double dutch is — Tahira Reid, double dutch's answer to Ben Franklin — Turning Japanese! — Double dutch friendship — Double longing.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780786805129
Subtitle:
A Celebration of Jump Rope, Rhyme, and Sisterhood
Introduction:
Lee, Tonya Lewis
Introduction:
Lewis Lee, Tonya
Author:
Chambers, Veronica
Author:
Lee, Tonya Lewis
Publisher:
Jump At The Sun
Location:
New York
Subject:
Girls & Women
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Miscellaneous
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Sports / Recreation / Outdoors
Subject:
Rope skipping
Subject:
Jump rope rhymes
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Miscellaneous
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series Volume:
107-595
Publication Date:
20021030
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
from P up to 17
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
72
Dimensions:
8.75 x 10 in 18.56 oz
Age Level:
09-12

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"Synopsis" by , This colorful, vibrant treasury is the ultimate tribute to the unique sport and pastime of double Dutch. Written and compiled by celebrated author and journalist Veronica Chambers, Double Dutch is filled with her own personal memories of girlhood and jumping rope, along with poems, interviews, songs, history, quotes, rhymes, and photographs. At the heart of Double Dutch, though, is a celebration, not just of a sport, but of sisterhood-after all, it takes a few friends to make that rope really swing and those feet jump for joy
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