The Resource Always smile : Carley Allison's secrets for laughing, loving and living, by Alice Kuipers

Always smile : Carley Allison's secrets for laughing, loving and living, by Alice Kuipers

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Always smile : Carley Allison's secrets for laughing, loving and living
Title
Always smile
Title remainder
Carley Allison's secrets for laughing, loving and living
Statement of responsibility
by Alice Kuipers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Carley Allison was an up-and-coming young figure skater and singer who died tragically at the age of 18 of a cancer so rare there were only seven cases in the world. In this book, you will come to know Carley in her own words and in the words of the people who knew and loved her. Author Alice Kuipers weaves the memories of Carley's friends, family, and boyfriend with the blog Carley kept throughout her journey, from the moment she was diagnosed until her final months of searching for treatment that would keep the disease at bay. Kuipers also recreates pivotal moments from Carley's point of view, acting as ventriloquist for a voice lost too young. This book is built around the words she lived by, both in sickness and in health. Above all, again and again, she summed up her philosophy in two words: always smile."--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CaOAUW
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1979-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kuiper, Alice
Dewey number
369.19699/4230092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Allison, Carley
  • Trachea
  • Cancer
Target audience
adult
Label
Always smile : Carley Allison's secrets for laughing, loving and living, by Alice Kuipers
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9781525300400
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 478209
  • (HPL)329441
  • 478209
Label
Always smile : Carley Allison's secrets for laughing, loving and living, by Alice Kuipers
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
390 pages
Isbn
9781525300400
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 478209
  • (HPL)329441
  • 478209

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