Abby Wambach at Anderson's Bookshop
Join Anderson's Bookshop for a special event to celebrate Abby Wambach's new book, WOLFPACK!
Based on her inspiring, viral 2018 commencement speech to Barnard Colleges graduates in New York City, New York Times bestselling author, two-time Olympic gold medalist and FIFA World Cup champion Abby Wambach delivers her empowering rally cry for women to unleash their individual power, unite with their pack, and emerge victorious together.
All tickets include a pre-signed copy of the new book and admission for one person. You will receive your book when you arrive at the event. They will not be available for pick up before that time.
This is a presentation only event. Each fan must purchase a ticket (which includes a copy of the book) in order to attend. In lieu of a book signing, each ticket will include a signed copy of the book.
Seating is first come, first served. Please carefully note the event start time and plan to arrive before that time. We cannot guarantee the length of time that any author will be with us.
Tickets are non-refundable. If you miss the event, in order to receive your book you will need to contact us within 30 days of the event.
More about the book:
Abby Wambach became a champion because of her incredible talent as a soccer player. She became an icon because of her remarkable wisdom as a leader. As the co-captain of the 2015 Women's World Cup Champion Team, she created a culture not just of excellence, but of honor, commitment, resilience, and sisterhood. She helped transform a group of individual women into one of the most successful, powerful and united Wolfpacks of all time.
In her retirement, Abby's ready to do the same for her new team: All Women Everywhere.
In WOLFPACK, Abby's message to women is:
We have never been Little Red Riding Hood. We Are the Wolves.
We must wander off the path and blaze a new one: together.
She insists that women must let go of old rules of leadership that neither include or serve them. Shes created a new set of Wolfpack rules to help women unleash their individual power, unite with their Wolfpack, and change the landscape of their lives and world: from the family room to the board room to the White House.
Make failure your fuel: Transform failure to wisdom and power.
Lead from the bench: Lead from wherever you are.
Champion each other: Claim each woman's victory as your own.
Demand the effing ball: Don't ask permission: take what you've earned.
In Abby's vision, we are not Little Red Riding Hoods, staying on the path because were told to. We are the wolves, fighting for a better tomorrow for ourselves, our pack, and all the future wolves who will come after us.
ABBY WAMBACH is a two-time Olympic gold medalist, FIFA World Cup Champion, and the highest all-time international goal scorer for male and female soccer players. She is an activist for equality and inclusion and the New York Times bestselling author of Forward: A Memoir. Abby is co-founder of Wolfpack Endeavor, which is revolutionizing leadership development for women in the workplace and beyond through her champion mindset, individualized coaching, and team-bound focus. Abby lives in Florida with her wife and three children.
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