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The Resource Small steps : the year I got polio, Peg Kehret

Small steps : the year I got polio, Peg Kehret

Label
Small steps : the year I got polio
Title
Small steps
Title remainder
the year I got polio
Statement of responsibility
Peg Kehret
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author describes her battle against polio when she was thirteen and her efforts to overcome its debilitating effects
Awards note
American Library Association Notable Children's Book 1997
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kehret, Peg
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Albert Whitman & Company
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  • Kehret, Peg
  • Kehret, Peg
  • Poliomyelitis
  • Poliomyelitis
  • Diseases
  • Girls
  • Paralysis
  • Fear
  • Physicians
  • Families
  • Friendship
  • Courage
  • Authors, American
  • Poliomyelitis
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Small steps : the year I got polio, Peg Kehret
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The design is by Scott Piehl"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Diagnosis -- Paralyzed from the neck down -- Oxygen tent and a chocolate milkshake-- "You can't burn my bear!" -- Hot packs -- Torture time -- Star patient surprises everyone -- Roommates -- Sunday visitors -- Happy thirteenth birthday -- Dancing the hula, popping a wheelie -- Disappointing trip -- Great accordion concert -- Good-bye, silver; hello, sticks -- Plans for a pageant -- Present for Dr. Bevis -- Back to school -- Epilogue -- Special thanks
Control code
ocm33969341
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9780807574584
Lccn
95052641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
L-96233-00
Label
Small steps : the year I got polio, Peg Kehret
Publication
Note
"The design is by Scott Piehl"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Diagnosis -- Paralyzed from the neck down -- Oxygen tent and a chocolate milkshake-- "You can't burn my bear!" -- Hot packs -- Torture time -- Star patient surprises everyone -- Roommates -- Sunday visitors -- Happy thirteenth birthday -- Dancing the hula, popping a wheelie -- Disappointing trip -- Great accordion concert -- Good-bye, silver; hello, sticks -- Plans for a pageant -- Present for Dr. Bevis -- Back to school -- Epilogue -- Special thanks
Control code
ocm33969341
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9780807574584
Lccn
95052641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
L-96233-00

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