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Fauja Singh keeps going : the true story of the oldest person to ever run a marathon  Cover Image Book Book

Fauja Singh keeps going : the true story of the oldest person to ever run a marathon / Simran Jeet Singh ; Illustrated by Baljinder Kaur.

Singh, Simran Jeet, (author.). Kaur, Baljinder, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0525555099 : SAL
  • ISBN: 9780525555094 : SAL
  • ISBN: 9780525555094
  • ISBN: 0525555099
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Publisher: New York : Kokila, [2020]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"The inspiring true story of Fauja Singh, who broke world records to become the first one hundred-year-old to run a marathon, shares valuable lessons on the source of his grit, determination to overcome obstacles, and commitment to positive representation of the Sikh community"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8 Kokila.
Grades K-1 Kokila.
Awards Note:
Nutmeg Award Nominee, Elementary, 2025.
Charter Oak Children’s Book Award (COCBA) Nominee, 2020-2021.
Subject: Fauja Singh, 1911- > Juvenile literature.
Long-distance runners > India > Biography.
Long-distance runners > England > Biography.
Marathon running > Juvenile literature.

Available copies

  • 44 of 57 copies available at Bibliomation.


  • 1 current hold with 57 total copies.
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Beacon Falls Public Library J B SIN (Text) 33120155766147 Juvenile Biography Available -
Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport J On Order (Text) acq1338064 Acquisitions On order -
Booth & Dimock Library - Coventry J BIO SINGH (Text) 33260156651748 Juvenile New Available -
Brookfield Library ON ORDER1352884 (Text) acq1352884 Acquisitions On order -
Burnham Library - Bridgewater J 796.42 SINGH (Text) 36937000673989 Juvenile Nutmeg Award Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport J On Order (Text) acq1343442 Acquisitions On order -
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown J B SINGH (Text) 34014148583439 Juvenile Biography Available -
Canterbury Public Library J EASY BIO SINGH (Text) 33190155112147 Juvenile New Available -
Deep River Public Library J B Sing (Text) 36039153329616 Juvenile Chapter Book Available -
Derby Neck Library J-B SINGH (Text) 34046155848172 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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