About The Book

Long Armed Ludy shares the story of one determined athlete who participated in the First Women's Olympics and won gold in the shot put. With beautiful illustrations and a charming narrative, the book's characters come to life on the page - reminding readers of the power of perseverance and community. Based on the true story of Lucile "Ludy" Godbold, this picture book is sure to inspire and delight readers of all ages.

Long Armed Ludy and the First Women's Olympics