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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
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author describes her battle against polio when she was thirteen and her efforts to overcome its debilitating effects
Summary
The author describes her battle against polio and her efforts to overcome its debilitating effects
Storyline
Tone
Award
  • Golden Kite Award for Nonfiction, 1996.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Intermediate Books, 2001.
  • YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers, 1997
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1997
Awards note
Indiana Young Hoosier Book Award, 2001.
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
164338
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
890
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
RC180
LC item number
.K44 1996
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the year I got polio
Label
Small steps : the year I got polio, Peg Kehret
Instantiates
Publication
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
13797213
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9780807574577
Lccn
95052641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
L-96233-00
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm33969341
  • (OCoLC)33969341
Label
Small steps : the year I got polio, Peg Kehret
Publication
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
13797213
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
179 pages
Isbn
9780807574577
Lccn
95052641
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Stock number
L-96233-00
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm33969341
  • (OCoLC)33969341

Library Locations

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