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Colt Vittorio has never run a race, or even walked down the street on his own. Colt has spina bifida, and sees the world from a wheelchair. Then his mother signs him up for a special riding program. "An excellent portrayal of a young person struggling with the emotional and social ramifications of a serious disease".--Booklist. An IRA Young Adult's Choice; Winner of the Joan Fassler Memorial Book Award.
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|Grouped Work ID||55dd5b40-f6f6-f0d1-ac4c-e483c576d3f5|
|Grouping Author||springer nancy|
|Last Grouping Update||2020-02-06 23:22:10PM|
|Last Indexed||2020-02-28 00:38:50AM|
|detailed_location_school||Stratton Elementary - Kids Fiction|
|display_description||A young boy with a crippling disease learns, through a horseback riding program, to overcome his own anxieties and to help others in dealing with their own problems.|
Horsemanship. -- Fiction
Horses -- Fiction
Physically handicapped. -- Fiction
|title_full||Colt / by Nancy Springer|