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Alex, the Life of a Child

Deford, Frank

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ISBN 10: 0670111953 / ISBN 13: 9780670111954
Published by Viking Press, New York, 1983
Condition: Good Hardcover
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24 cm, 196 pages. Inscribed by the author. The author was a senior writer for Sports Illustrated. His child, the victim of cystic fibrosis, died at the age of 8. Bookseller Inventory # 19012

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Title: Alex, the Life of a Child

Publisher: Viking Press, New York

Publication Date: 1983

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Dust Jacket Condition: good

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

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An account of his daughter's brief life details the extraordinary courage and spirit of his child, a victim of cystic fibrosis

About the Author:

Frank Deford is a sportswriter and sportscaster whose work appears in Newsweek and Sports Illustrated. He is also a regular commentator on NPR and ESPN. He has published works of fiction, written movie screenplays and won an Emmy and a Cable Ace award. And he has served for over 10 years as the chairman emeritus of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

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