December 31, 2012 10:55 AM

Olympian Gabby Douglas talks faith, forgiveness and matzo ball soup

Gabrielle Douglas, who walked away with the all-around gymnastic gold at the London Olympics, is out with her first book: “Grace, Gold & Glory: My Leap of Faith.” Douglas, who turns 17 on New Year’s Eve, talked about her prayer life, her love of matzo ball soup and overcoming homesickness to make it to the Olympics. The interview has been edited.

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