Bestsellers (Non-fiction), Biography, Women biography, Sports biography, Canadian biography, Canadian non-fiction, Canadian authors (Non-fiction)
Human-narrated audio, Human-transcribed braille
From one of Canada’s most decorated Olympians comes a raw but life-affirming story of one woman’s struggle with mental illness. After more than a decade in the gruelling world of professional sports that stripped away her confidence and bruised her… body, Clara Hughes began to realize that her physical extremes, her emotional setbacks, and her partying habits were masking a severe depression. After winning bronze in the last speed skating race of her career, she decided to retire from that sport, determined to repair herself. She has emerged as one of our most committed humanitarians, advocating for a variety of social causes in Canada and around the world. Bestseller. 2015.