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Author Carr, Annaleise, 1998-, author.

Title Annaleise Carr : how I conquered Lake Ontario to help kids battling cancer / Annaleise Carr ; as told to Deborah Ellis.

Imprint Toronto : James Lorimer & Company, 2014.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS True Stories  TR CARR    ---  Available
Description 144 pages ; illustrations ; 18 cm.
Note Over eight months of planning, hundreds of hours of hard physical training, amassing a team of dedicated crewmates, approaching sponsors and collecting donations--and, finally, swimming for twenty-seven hours across the cold, rough waters of Lake Ontario. Why would a fourteen-year-old girl take on such a challenge? For Annaleise Carr, the motivation did not come from a desire for glory. Her ultimate goal was to raise money for her new friends at Camp Trillium, a charity that provides a camping experience for kids with cancer.
Audience LEX 820
Study Program AR RL 5.5 2.0 170224 PCMS
Subject Swimmers -- Canada -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Women swimmers -- Canada -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Long distance swimming -- Ontario, Lake (N.Y. and Ont.) -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781459406322

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