The Running Dream Summary
The acclaimed author of Flipped delivers a powerful and healing story that’s perfect for anyone who’s ever thought that something was impossible. Readers will revel in the story of a girl who puts herself back together—and learns to dream bigger than ever before—after she’s told she’ll never run again.
Jessica thinks her life is over when she loses a leg in a car accident. She's not comforted by the news that she'll be able to walk with the help of a prosthetic leg. Who cares about walking when you live to run?
As she struggles to cope with crutches and a first cyborg-like prosthetic, Jessica feels oddly both in the spotlight and invisible. People who don't know what to say, act like she's not there. Which she could handle better if she weren't now keenly aware that she'd done the same thing herself to a girl with CP named Rosa. A girl who is going to tutor her through all the math she's missed. A girl who sees right into the heart of her.
With the support of family, friends, a coach, and her track teammates, Jessica may actually be able to run again. But that's not enough for her now. She doesn't just want to cross finish lines herself—she wants to take Rosa with her
Winner of the Schneider Family Book Award
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Wendelin Van Draanen was added to my favorite authors list, after reading The Running Dream.
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Basically, I loved this book. I give the book 5/5 Stars, and this one is getting added to my All-Time Favorites list!
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Wendelin Van Draanen è un grande scrittore, dovresti leggere questo.
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Before I read The Running Dream, I had read some reviews which had me wondering if this one would be something I'd like, reviews from people whose opinions I trust. It's True, so The Running Dream stayed on my "TBR Someday".
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When I started this book, I wasn't so sure how much I would enjoy it. but reading from Wendelin Van Draanen's point of view was so refreshing.
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Ein Buchliebhaber wäre daran interessiert, dies zu lesen.
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Thank you to Wendelin Van Draanen for my honest thoughts.
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Just downloaded this book! Many thanks
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Wendelin Van Draanen хороший автор, вы не можете пропустить это чтение.
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Wendelin Van Draanen es uno de los mejores autores nacidos. The Running Dream es un libro interesante.
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le livre que j'ai toujours attendu, je peux enfin le lire maintenant. merci.
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