Braced

Braced

Book - 2017
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When twelve-year-old Rachel learns that her scoliosis has worsened and she will need to wear a back brace to keep her spine straight, she is devastated; afraid that she will not be able to play soccer, and terrified that she will not be able to hide her condition from her friends and classmates--but her mother is determined to spare her the spinal fusion surgery that she herself had as a teenager.
Publisher: New York, NY : Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2017.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780545902144
0545902142
9781338166453
133816645X
Call Number: GERBER
Characteristics: 287 pages ; 22 cm
Subjects: Scoliosis -- Fiction.
Genetic disorders -- Fiction.
Orthopedic braces -- Fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.
Self-consciousness (Sensitivity) -- Fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Andover (Mass.) -- Fiction.

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Jul 19, 2018

i think this was a very good i loved how the auther put a lot of feeling in it i give it five stars

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natalie122
Jul 04, 2018

Very inspiring book, hits home. Best book I ever read! Love it!

katbee Apr 28, 2017

This is a great book for any young teen who has to wear a scoliosis brace. The author does a good job of showing how the brace can affect all aspects of your life.

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natalie122
Jul 04, 2018

natalie122 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 13 and 8

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