Author: Carrie Snyder

Book Review: Girl Runner by Carrie Snyder

Posted February 10, 2015 in Reviews / 11 Comments
Book Review: Girl Runner by Carrie Snyder

As a young woman, Aganetha “Aggie” Smart made history as a gold medalist in the 1928 Olympics, the first games in which women were allowed to compete in track events. Many decades later, at the age of 104, she is languishing in a nursing home when two young strangers, a boy and a girl, appear and ask to interview her for a film they are making to help fund the girl’s own Olympic dreams. Aggie eagerly agrees; although she is bound to […]