The Queen of Katwe
A Story of Life, Chess, and One Extraordinary Girl's Dream of Becoming A GrandmasterDownloadable Audiobook - 2014 | Unabridged
In The Queen of Katwe, sports journalist Tim Crothers introduces listeners to Phiona, a chess prodigy living in Katwe, a slum in Kampala, Uganda. Most girls her age already have children, but Phiona has a dream -- she wants to be a chess grandmaster. Recounting her day-to-day struggles, Crothers captures the drama of Phiona's international competitions and her rise as Uganda's national champion.
Publisher: Prince Frederick : HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books, 2014
Characteristics: audio file 1 online resource (8 audio files) : digital