With Grace Under Pressure, set primarily in contemporary Chicago, follows the inter-twining lives of five women as part of a community of runners. It is the strength of one woman, Gracie Carlson, that ties these stories of self-realization and survival together as she leads them to transformations beyond anything they had dreamed possible.


An inspiring and heartwarming story of motherhood, friendship, and personal achievement, With Grace Under Pressure will bring you into the pulse of Chicago, the intimate lives of women, and the bond of runners everywhere.

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With Grace Under Pressure
A Novel by M. Rae

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