Shelina Janmohamed

The Extraordinary Life of Serena Williams
  • The Extraordinary Life of Serena Williams

  • The story of a game-changing tennis champion.

    Serena Williams began playing tennis when she was just a child, and is now an Olympic champion who's won more Grand Slam singles titles than anyone else.

    Throughout her life she's battled many things, from life-threatening illnesses and sports injuries, to sexism and racism in the tennis world.

    Now she's an icon in sport, fashion and activism, an inspiration to every young person who has dared to dream big.

    Collect them all!

    Packed full of incredible stories, fantastic facts and dynamic illustrations, Extraordinary Lives shines a light on important modern and historical figures from all over the world.

    The Extraordinary Life of Michelle Obama
    The Extraordinary Life of Malala Yousafzai
    The Extraordinary Life of Rosa Parks
    The Extraordinary Life of Freddie Mercury
    The Extraordinary Life of Greta Thunberg
    The Extraordinary Life of Amelia Earhart
    The Extraordinary Life of Nelson Mandela

Shelina Janmohamed is the bestselling author of Love in a Headscarf, a memoir about growing up as a British Muslim woman. Her new book, Generation M: Young Muslims Changing the World?, is an exploration of rising group of global Muslims who believe that faith and modernity go hand in hand, and they are going to have a disproportionate influence on our future world. She is an established commentator on Muslim social and religious trends, particularly around young Muslims and Muslim women, and writes for Daily Telegraph, the Guardian, the National and the BBC.

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