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Carrie Soto is back : a novel / Taylor Jenkins Reid.

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  • ISBN: 9780593632109
  • ISBN: 0593632109
  • Physical Description: 482 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First large print edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Large Print, [2022]

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Summary, etc.:
"In this powerful novel about the cost of ambition and success, a legendary athlete attempts a comeback at an age when the world considers her past her prime-from the New York Times bestselling author of Malibu Rising. Carolina Soto is undeniably fierce. She is determined to be the best professional tennis player the world has ever seen. And by the time she retires from the game in 1989 at the age of thirty-one, she is just that: the best. She has shattered every record and claimed twenty Slam titles. And if you ask Carrie, she is entitled to every one of those victories. After all, her dad-a former champion tennis player himself-has trained her for this since the age of two, always emphasizing, "We don't stop for one second until you are the best." Which is why it is infuriating when Nicki Chan arrives on the scene six years later and ties Carrie with twenty Slams. Just like that, Carrie's championship record is slipping through her hands. And she can't let that happen. So at thirty-seven years old, Carrie Soto is coming out of retirement to defend her title. Even if the sports media says she's too old to be playing professionally. Even if her injured athlete's body doesn't move as fast as it once did. Even if it means trusting her father to coach her again after he betrayed her all those years ago. And even if the fans don't want the cold, heartless "Battle Axe" Carrie back. In spite of it all: Carrie. Is. Back. She will return for one final season to prove to the world that she is the all-time champion. Because if you know your destiny is to be the best, isn't it your right to keep fighting for it?"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Women tennis players > Fiction.
Tennis > Training > Fiction.
Fathers and daughters > Fiction.
Tennis players > Fiction.
Competition (Psychology) > Fiction.
Sports rivalries > Fiction.
Tennis stories.
Genre: Sports fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Historical fiction.
Large type books.

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  • 2 of 11 copies available at Bibliomation.


  • 23 current holds with 11 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethel Public Library On Order (Text) acq1199553 Acquisitions On order -
Booth & Dimock Library - Coventry ALP REI (Text) 33260000576059 Adult Large Type Available -
Brookfield Library F/REID LARGE PRINT (Text) 34029150693660 Adult New Large Type On holds shelf -
Jonathan Trumbull Library - Lebanon LP REI (Text) 33430152321121 Adult Fiction Large Type Checked out 10/19/2022
Kent Memorial Library - Suffield NEW LARGE PRINT REID (Text) 32518152937630 Adult Large Type Checked out 10/04/2022
Milford Public Library REID Taylor (Text) 34013150759218 Adult New Large Type Checked out 10/13/2022
North Branch - Bridgeport Adult On Order (Text) acq1172216 Acquisitions On order -
Oliver Wolcott Library - Litchfield LP FIC REI (Text) 36123132936624 Adult Fiction Large Type Checked out 10/07/2022
Ridgefield Library Release 2022/08 (August) (Text) acq1184113 Acquisitions On order -
Silas Bronson Library - Waterbury LP FIC REID, T (Text) 34005153141717 Adult New Large Type Available -
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