Small Steps

Small Steps

It's 1949 and seventh grader Peg is making her way through the school hallways when she feels her leg muscles begin to cramp and go out from under her.  She collapses and is taken to the doctor where she is diagnosed with polio.  Her high hopes for the Homecoming festivities sent plummeting to the Earth.

This is the honestly told story of how Peg Kehret learned of her diagnosis and journeyed through the pain and fear of her treatment.  

What was it like to become paralyzed?  How did she cope with the challenges?  How did her family and friends support her?

A vivid memoir that will captivate children who wonder what if.

  • 978-0807574584  Ages 9-13  174 pages

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peg is a girl who got polio one day it first stared at school then it just got worse and her parents had to drive miles to get to a hospital to get treatment will she ever get better no one knows you will experiment with exciting events and sad moments it is a great book I love it and I hope you do to have fun!!!
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This book is about a girl who gets polio and has to go to the hospital.She has it in her legs and arms.but then the doctors find out she has it in her whole body.She has to have tharapy and is in alot of pain.Will she get better or can she survive?
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