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Peg Kehret
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Peg Kehret Net Worth, Height, Wiki, Age


: 11 November 1936


: 85 years old Comment


: Scorpio

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  • Peg Kehret is an American author, primarily writing for children between the ages of 11 and 15
Born:11 November 1936 Comment
How old is Peg Kehret in 2021? / Age: 85 years
Zodiac sign:Scorpio

 Peg Kehret facts

  • Kehret was born in La Crosse, Wisconsin
  • After a normal childhood, she contracted polio at age 12 in 1949
  • Her infection, which occurred along with 42,033 other cases, involved each of the three types of polio damage: spinal, respiratory, and the least common kind, bulbar
  • The infection left her paralyzed her from the neck and down and also resulted in a nine-month hospital stay
  • The experience changed Kehret's life, as she describes in her memoir Small Steps: The Year I Got Polio
  • Most of Kehret's books are based on events and places in her life
  • For example, The Ghost's Grave; there used to be a small cemetery up the road where she lived as a child, with the same name on a grave stone as the one in the book
  • In 1955, she married Carl Kehret; they moved to California and adopted two children, Bob and Anne
  • Before Kehret began writing children's books she wrote plays, radio commercials and magazine stories
  • In 1978, the Kehrets moved to Washington

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