Determined to Win Driscoll  -     By: Jean Driscoll, Janet Benge, Geoff Benge
Buy Item $6.69 Retail: $14.99 Save 55% ($8.30) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Determined to Win Driscoll

Random House / 2000 / Hardcover

$6.69 (CBD Price)
Retail: $14.99
Save 55% ($8.30)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW84188

Current Promotions
  • Other Formats

    Description Price Availability Quantity AddInclude
    Hardcover $6.69 Retail: $14.99 In Stock Add To Cart
    Trade Paperback $8.49 Retail: $10.99 Expected to ship on or about 11/09/14. Add To Cart
    Add To Cart
    Add To Cart

Product Description

Numbered twenty-fifth in Sports Illustrated for Women's top 100 female athletes of the century, the author has long been an inspiration to millions. Born with spina bifida, an imperfect closure of the spine, she was never supposed to walk. But through intense determination and an equally consuming relationship with God, she not only learned to walk but to fly--across hundreds of finish lines as world-class wheelchair marathoner. In her powerful autobiography, she chronicles her flight from physical paralysis to true inner healing and spiritual freedom.

Product Information

Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 144
Vendor: Random House
Publication Date: 2000
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.50 (inches)
ISBN: 0877884188
ISBN-13: 9780877884187
Availability: In Stock

Publisher's Description

Eight-Time Boston Marathon Winner and Paralympic Athlete Shares Her Story!

Jean Driscoll was named 25th of the top 100 women athletes in the century by Sports Illustrated for Women. Born with spina bifida (a hole in the spine), Jean was never supposed to walk. But because of her intense determination and true grit, she not only learned to walk but to fly — in a wheelchair across the finish line.

In her autobiography, Jean chronicles her flight from physical paralysis to true spiritual freedom. She shows us what perseverance can achieve and points us to the power of a God who gives courage and hope to overcome countless obstacles.

Author Bio

An eight-time winner of the Boston Maraton, Jean Driscoll is also a two-time Olympic silver medalist with nine medals from the Paralympics. A college coach and motivational speaker, she has appeared on Good Morning America, The Today Show and Nightline.

Editorial Reviews

“What makes Driscoll the best in her business is her mental toughness.” — USA Today

“Jean Driscoll is a role model, athlete and true inspiration. Determined to Win is a touching and uplifting look into the life of a very special person and friend.” — Jackie Joyner Kersee, Female Athlete of the Century, winner of six Olympic medals.

Product Reviews

5 Stars Out Of 5
5 out of 5
4 out Of 5
(4 out of 5)
5 out Of 5
(5 out of 5)
Meets Expectations:
5 out Of 5
(5 out of 5)
of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
Displaying items 1-1 of 1
Page 1 of 1
  1. Maryland
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    August 9, 2013
    Age: 55-65
    Gender: female
    Quality: 4
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    This review was written for Determined to Win.
    Excellent book for teens through adult. Inspiring story.
Displaying items 1-1 of 1
Page 1 of 1

Ask Christianbook


Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search