The Bully Coach(1996)
(The fourth book in the American Gold Gymnasts series)
A novel by Gabrielle Charbonnet
Kelly, Maya, and their friends are thilled to learn that Lugo Bigue, the world-famous gymnastics coach, is coming to teach an intensive two-week session to the Georgia Gold Gymnasts. They plan to do everything he tells them. But when Lugo arrives, he's not at all what the girls expected. Lugo praises their strengths, but he's harsh--even cruel, when it comes to their flaws. And after he makes Maya cry, Kelly organizes a mutiny against him. So what if he's coached several gymnasts to Olympic medal glory. The girls don't need Lugo--or his abuse--to win. Do they?
Used availability for Gabrielle Charbonnet's The Bully Coach
June 1996 : USA Library Binding
June 1996 : USA Mass Market Paperback