written by Chloe Chick, illustrated by Natalie Kwee and edited by Rachel Jacqueline
About the book:
Brave Beachley tells the tale of Australian Layne Beachley and how she chased her dream to become a world champion surfer.
"Because tough times are sure to happen.
They are part and parcel of life's plan.
But don't let those tough times stop you,
pick yourself up and say: 'I CAN!'
SisuGirls is a global movement inspiring and encouraging girls to be brave, confident and strong. Sisu is a Finnish term for determination, bravery and resilience. We want all girls to have the self-belief and conviction to try new things, the tenacity to endure and the bravery to push boundaries.
Brave Beachley is the second book in our collection of stories about courageous females.
Proceeds from the sale of Brave Beachley go to the SisuGirls movement and the Layne Beachley Aim for the Stars Foundation.
Publication Date: 30 November 2015
Dimensions: 279mm x 216mm