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Fearless Heart

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Behind the scenes 

Learn more about Surya Bonaly, Anastasia Williams Magloire, and some of the processes that went into chasing down this story and creating this book.

Surya's Voice

Surya discusses her mindset when she executed her historic backflip.

Anastasia Magloire Williams' Vision

Illustrator Anastasia Magloire Williams discusses some of her processes in creating the art for Fearless Heart.

Click here to visit Anastasia's website:


Take a look at some illustrations from the book
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Important Links

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Watch Surya perform her first backflip at an amateur skating exhibition in 1994 

Watch Surya execute her historic backflip at the Nagano Olympics in 1998  

Read about and watch coverage of Surya's story on KSNV 

Read about Surya and Fearless Heart in Amsterdam News

Read an article about Surya which was published by Today

Check out a list of 20 books selected as good books to use for educating children about the Olympics which is featured on romper; Fearless Heart ranks at #5

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