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Maslin, Abby

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Abby Maslin shares an inspiring story of resilience and commitment in a deeply affecting new memoir. After her husband suffered a traumatic brain injury, the couple worked together as he recovered--and they learned to love again. When Abby Maslin's husband, TC, didn't make it home on August 18, 2012, she knew something was terribly wrong. Her fears were confirmed when she learned that her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2019

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Fitzmaurice, Ruth

Summary: "A transformative, euphoric memoir about finding solace in the unexpected for readers of H is for Hawk and When Breath Becomes Air. Ruth's tribe are her lively children and her filmmaker husband Simon who has ALS and can only communicate with his eyes. Ruth's other "tribe" are the friends who gather at the cove in Greystones, Co. Wicklow, and regularly throw themselves into the freezing cold...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Publishing 2018

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Kalanithi, Paul

Summary: At the age of 36, on the verge of a completing a decade's worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi started losing weight and was wracked by waves of excruciating back pain. A CT scan confirmed that he had stage IV lung cancer. One day, he was a doctor making a living treating the dying, and the next, he was a patient struggling to live. In Breath Becomes Air, Kalanithi approaches...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 KAL

Copies Available at Fife Lake

2 available in Adult, Call number: 921 KAL
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Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KALANITHI, PAUL KAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Kalanithi 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Adult, Call number: B KALANITHI

Kalanithi, Paul

Summary: At the age of 36, on the verge of a completing a decade's worth of training as a neurosurgeon, Paul Kalanithi's health began to falter. He started losing weight and was wracked by waves of excruciating back pain. A CT scan confirmed what Paul, deep down, had suspected: he had stage four lung cancer, widely disseminated. One day, he was a doctor making a living treating the dying, and the next,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning 2016

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: LP 921 KAL

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2 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 KALANITHI, PAUL KAL

Winn, Raynor

4 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "Just days after Raynor Winn learns that Moth, her husband of thirty-two years, is terminally ill, their house and farm are taken away, along with their livelihood. With nothing left and little time, they make the brave and impulsive decision to walk the630 miles of the sea-swept South West Coast Path, from Somerset to Dorset, through Devon and Cornwall. Carrying only the essentials for...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2019

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Trussoni, Danielle

Summary: Trussoni believed she controlled the narration of her life. But from their first kiss she was spellbound by Nikolai, a novelist from Bulgaria, sharing a love of jazz and books and travel, passions that intensify their whirlwind romance. Eight years later, hopeful to renew their marriage, they move to the south of France, to a picturesque medieval village in the Languedoc, where they buy a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.893 Trussoni 2016