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Viewing Entry - Kieran Modra (VA14828)
by Modra, Kieran.

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Playing time for daisy/audio formats : 8 hours 56 minutes


Overview

TitleKieran Modra : the way I see it
Author / Responsible partyModra, Kieran.
CollectionNonfiction
GenreAutobiography.
TopicsAutobiography. Modra, Kieran, 1972- Paralympic Games. Athletes with disabilities -- Australia -- Biography. Cyclists -- Australia -- Biography. Sports for people with disabilities -- Australia.
RestrictionsYes
Intended AudienceAdult
PublisherVision Australia Information Library Service
Published2018

Summary

What becomes of a country lad who loves daredevil adventure, only to discover that he is losing his sight? What courage does it take for him to pursue his dream of becoming an elite athlete representing Australia? Kieran Modra's inspiring story tells us about a shy country boy in a city boarding school, an adolescent struggling with his identity as he comes to terms with a disability, and the Australian athlete standing atop a dais as he accepts his gold medal.

Additional Information

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System control numberVA14828
Original Print PublisherMile End, South Australia : Wakefield Press, 2018.
NarratorBarry Leviny.
Narrator NameBarry Leviny.
Participant or performer noteBarry Leviny.
Narrators GenderMale narrator