At only 17, Monica Seles became the number one female tennis player in the world. As she won championship after championship, leaving established stars in her wake, it seemed nothing could stop her. Nothing, but a nine-inch knife wielded by a crazed fan of Steffi Graf. The vicious attack had a profound and lasting effect on Seles. In this autobiography she describes the downward spiral of her emotions; her fear, vulnerability and depression and how she struggled to regain her health, self-confidence and drive. It gives the story of Seles's life - from her childhood as a tennis prodigy to her current comeback - as well as giving an insight into the world of professional tennis.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
At only seventeen, Monica Seles became the number one female tennis player in the world. It seemed that nothing could stop her. Nothing, but a nine-inch knife wielded by a crazed fan of Steffi Graf.
The vicious attack had a profound and lasting effect on Seles. In this intimate and revealing autobiography she describes the terrifying downward spiral of her emotions and her struggle to regain her health, self-confidence and drive.
For two years Seles locked herself away from the tennis world. Now she is back. 'Monica' is the inspirational story of her extraordinary life on the tennis circuit, from child prodigy to tennis superstar.About the Author:
Monica Seles was the women’s tennis world champion in 1991 and 1992. She won seven Grand Slam singles titles and three consecutive French Opens.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers. Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0002557886I5N00
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 1997. Book Condition: Good. New Ed. N/A. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP89571657
Book Description HarperCollins, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: Used; Good. Bookseller Inventory # BB00258681B
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR001744576
Book Description Harper Collins, Uk, 1996. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. small stain bottom edge. Bookseller Inventory # 32789
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. Good condition, some are ex-library and can have markings. Bookseller Inventory # GD-000-68-3931003
Book Description Harper Collins, London, 1996. Soft Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. The autobiography from one of the greatest female tennis players. SIGNED by Seles. The extraordinary life of a 17 year old world number one who was stabbed on court by a Steefi Graf fan on 30th April 1993 at Hamburg. Monica Seles. Bookseller Inventory # 005857