Welcome to Norvel Lee’s incredible story of courage and determination. Norvel Lee is a civil rights pioneer and the first Black Olympic gold medal winner from Virginia. But his accomplishments go far beyond what he achieved in the Olympics. Norvel was born in rural Virginia during a time when the reach of Jim Crow laws was far-reaching. He believed that the most effective way to fight discrimination was to prove himself to be better than his opponents, and he did so in a variety of ways. Norvel achieved success in academics, athletics, business, and politics. He was a role model for generations of African-Americans, showing that anything was possible. In Kenneth F. Conklin’s book, Norvel, you’ll learn about the life of this remarkable man and his inspiring legacy. You’ll be moved by his courage and determination as he pushed against the oppressive weight of racism and inequality. Discover Norvel’s inspiring story and learn how one man’s dedication to excellence changed the course of history. Get your copy of Norvel today!