TITLE

Charlies's Room

AUTHOR(S)
KATILLAC, KELEE
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Guideposts;Aug2011, Vol. 66 Issue 6, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the courage of a little boy Charlie Grady in fighting the disease Neurofibromatosis disorder that causes tumors in the tissues around the nerves and the author's effort in installing a train track in the boy's room to cheer him. It informs that Charlie collects toys from friends and family to donate them to children at Saint Louis Children's hospital. It also states that the life of Charlie is inspiring for others who fight the fatal disease.
ACCESSION #
64002080

 

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