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Thin Ice: The Complete, Uncensored Story Of Tonya Harding America’s Bad Girl Of Skating

Frank Coffey, Joseph Layden

ISBN 9780786044979
Publish Date 1/30/2018
Format ePub
Categories True Crime, Kensington Ebooks
List Price: $4.99

It’s Impossible to Forget Tonya Harding.

She will be forever remembered as a tough-talking, hard-living athlete who would do anything to become an Olympic Gold Medalist. But was Tonya Harding a misunderstood girl from the wrong side of the tracks? Did her raw talent and burning ambition trip her up? How far was she willing to go to beat her greatest rival, Nancy Kerrigan?

Award-winning sportswriter Joe Layden and bestselling author Frank Coffey go past the bright lights of the rink to find the truth behind Harding’s public image. Despite a nightmare childhood of poverty and abuse, a troubled marriage, and a disastrous divorce, Harding became one of her generation’s greatest figure skaters. But did she reach her sport’s ultimate goal fair and square? How deeply was she involved in the stunning attack on Nancy Kerrigan? How did she really feel about her rival? Throughout the controversy that derailed her career, Harding held her head high and stayed true to herself. Fierce, undaunted, uncensored—this is the true story of Tonya Harding.

Includes 10 revealing photographs!

About Frank Coffey:

Frank Coffey is a former magazine and book editor and the author of more than twenty fiction and nonfiction books, including 60 Minutes: 25 Years of Television’s Finest Hour. He also writes for television and feature films, as well as for numerous magazines and newspapers, and is founder and editor-in-chief of the political satire blog eTruePolitics.com.

About Joseph Layden :

Joseph Layden is an award-winning former sports editor for the Albany (NY) Times Union and the author of numerous nonfiction books.

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