The pioneering basketball star covers the story of her life: growing up in a large family, competition on the court, stardom at UCLA, tryout with the NBA’s Indiana Pacers, career as a sportscaster, marriage to baseball pitcher Don Drysdale, and life as a mom. Pam Ward’s narration sounds determined, which is perfect for the tough competitor Drysdale is. The listener can picture a gutsy woman, on the court or in the broadcast booth. Ward tells the stories clearly with the right amount of emotion, softening her tone during the tragic parts. A follow-up interview with the author is included. M.B. © AudioFile 2012, Portland, Maine [Published: SEPTEMBER 2012]
Trade Ed. Tantor Media 2012
CD ISBN 9781452607931 $34.99 Seven CDs
MP3-CD ISBN 9781452657936 $24.99 One MP3-CDs
DD ISBN multiple sources
Library Ed. Tantor Media 2012
CD ISBN 9781452637938 $71.99 Seven CDs
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