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A Matter of Heart

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A Matter of Heart

Readers will happily sink into this emotionally grounded, contemporary young adult novel about the sudden end of one girl’s Olympic swimming dreams and the struggles she endures before realizing there are many things that define who we are.
Sixteen-year-old Abby Lipman is on track to win the state swim championships and qualify for the Olympic trials when a fainting incident at a swim meet leads to the diagnosis of a deadly heart condition. Now Abby is forced to discover who she is without the one thing that’s defined her entire life.

A Matter of Heart
by Amy Fellner Dominy

  • Publication Date: May 10, 2016
  • Genres: Fiction, Sports, Young Adult 12+
  • Paperback: 320 pages
  • Publisher: Ember
  • ISBN-10: 0385744447
  • ISBN-13: 9780385744447