Mireya Mayor, "Pink Boots and a Machete: My Journey From NFL Cheerleader to National Geographic Explorer"
Publisher: National Geographic | ISBN: 1426207212 | 2011 | EPUB/MOBI | 304 pages | 2 MB/2 MB
A quick examination of her roots, and one may never have guessed that Mireya Mayor would become the woman she is today. Yet, against all odds, this self-professed former "girly girl" daughter of overprotective Cuban immigrants blossomed from NFL cheerleader to Fulbright Scholar to field scientist and ultimately, quintessential adventurer. Now, with more than a decade's worth of thrilling exploits under her belt, Mayor recounts her life in a riveting, awe-inspiring new book.