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Small Steps

The Year I Got Polio
Kehret, Peg (Book - 2006)
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
Small Steps
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The author describes her battle against polio and her efforts to overcome its debilitating effects.
Authors: Kehret, Peg
Title: Small steps
the year I got polio
Publisher: Morton Grove, Ill. : Albert Whitman & Co., 2006
Edition: Anniversary ed
Characteristics: 205 p., [16] p. of plates :,ill. ;,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility: written by Peg Kehret
Summary: The author describes her battle against polio and her efforts to overcome its debilitating effects.
ISBN: 9780807574591
0807574597
Branch Call Number: j 616.835 K26s 2006
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 204-205)
Subject Headings: Poliomyelitis Patients United States Biography Juvenile literature Kehret, Peg Health Juvenile literature
Topical Term: Poliomyelitis
LCCN: 2006005136
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The author describes her battle against polio and her efforts to overcome its debilitating effects.

In a riveting story of courage and hope, Peg Kehret writes about months spent in a hospital when she was 12 years old, first struggling to survive a severe case of polio, then slowly learning to walk again.


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I greatly admired Peg's pluck and determination. Additionally, I was quite moved by the amount of support and encouragement she received and also how she had the maturity and compassion to recognize the positivity in her extreme misfortune.

Dec 08, 2009
  • ncsrats rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

I love this book!!! It is really good. Very interesting; especially for those who love medical stuff.

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Jun 28, 2012
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