Miss Mary Reporting: The True Story of Sportswriter Mary Garber by Sue Macy; illustrated by C.F. Payne.
Brief Summary: Mary Garber’s father took her to the football games and explained the rules to her sparking her love of sports. She was one of the first women to become a sportswriter, paving the bumpy road for women in the future.
Comments: This inspiring biography will encourage girls in sports and those wanting to become sportswriters to persevere in daunting circumstances. The interesting narrative nonfiction and excellent illustrations are a great addition to any elementary school library.