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Max Starkloff and the Fight for Disability Rights

2014 INDIES Winner
Honorable Mention, Biography (Adult Nonfiction)
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The story of a man who became paralyzed from the neck down at age 21 and became a leader in the Disability Rights Movement. Using firsthand accounts and interviews with Max Starkloff and those who knew him best, Charles E. Claggett Jr. powerfully retells how Starkloff became an influential advocate for people with disabilities and how today, his legacy continues to better the lives of disabled individuals throughout the country.