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==More Nonfiction about the Olympics and its Athletes==
 
==More Nonfiction about the Olympics and its Athletes==
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?run+the+world+wade Run The World] by Becky Wade
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?olympic+dream+the+story+of+samia Olympic Dream: The Story of Samia Yusuf Omar] by Reinhard Kleist
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/Xrun+the+world+wade&SORT=D/Xrun+the+world+wade&SORT=D&SUBKEY=run+the+world+wade/1%2C3%2C3%2CB/frameset&FF=Xrun+the+world+wade&SORT=D&1%2C1%2C Run The World] by Becky Wade
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?end+of+the+perfect+10 The End of the Perfect 10] by Dvora Meyers
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?end+of+the+perfect+10 The End of the Perfect 10] by Dvora Meyers
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?boys+in+the+boat The Boys in the Boat] by Daniel James Brown
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?boys+in+the+boat The Boys in the Boat] by Daniel James Brown
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?brazil's+dance+with+the+devil Brazil's Dance with the Devil: The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy] by Dave Zirin
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?brazil's+dance+with+the+devil Brazil's Dance with the Devil: The World Cup, the Olympics, and the Fight for Democracy] by Dave Zirin
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?rome+1960 Rome, 1960: The Olympics that Changed the World] by David Maraniss
 
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?rome+1960 Rome, 1960: The Olympics that Changed the World] by David Maraniss
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?unbroken+a+world+war+II Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption] by Laura Hillenbrand
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?for+the+glory+eric For the Glory: Eric Liddell's Journey from Olympic Champion to Modern Martyr] by Duncan Hamilton
  
 
==Adult Fiction==
 
==Adult Fiction==
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==Movies==
 
==Movies==
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?race Race (2016)]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/trace/trace/1%2C82%2C95%2CB/frameset&FF=trace&7%2C%2C7 Race (2016)]
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?Jesse Owens (2012)]: An American Experience Film
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?unbroken+film Unbroken (2014)]
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?jesse+owens+american+experience Jesse Owens (2012)]: An American Experience Film
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?chariots+of+fire Chariots of Fire] (1981)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?gabby+douglas+story The Gabby Douglas Story] (2013)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search~S9?/tmunich/tmunich/1%2C5%2C7%2CB/frameset&FF=tmunich+motion+picture&1%2C1%2C Munich] (2005)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?eddie+the+eagle Eddie the Eagle] (2016)
  
 
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Latest revision as of 00:28, 30 October 2016

Article in Themes and Sports categories.

Inspiration. Competition. Aspiration. Exhilaration. Overcoming odds and showing national pride. Read a book and share the excitement of the Olympic Games.

Memoirs of Olympians

More Nonfiction about the Olympics and its Athletes

Adult Fiction

YA Fiction

Movies