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Devlin, Calla

Summary: "The three Babcock sisters must travel to a Mexican clinic across the border so their mother, ill with leukemia, can receive alternative treatments. The sisters' world is about to shatter under the weight of an incomprehensible betrayal. . . an illness far more insidious than cancer that poisons their home"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Devlin 2016

Novak, Ali

Summary: When her triplet sister Cara is diagnosed with leukemia, eighteen-year-old Stella puts her deams on hold to move home and be with her family, but when she starts spending time with the lead singer of Cara's favorite band, will Stella resent him for taking her attention away from her sister--or will he help Stella find the courage to live her own life?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Fire 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION NOV

Dee, Barbara

Summary: Twelve-year-old cancer survivor Norah struggles to fit in at middle school after two years of treatment, but she finds her voice with the help of new friend Griffin, who shares her love of mythology.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC DEE

Kantor, Melissa.

Summary: "Zoe thought that being cut from her ballet program was the worst thing that could happen, but when her best friend Olivia is diagnosed with a life-threatening disease, Zoe quickly learns that not being able to dance is the least of her problems"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION KAN

Andrews, Jesse.

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Greg has managed to become part of every social group at his Pittsburgh high school without having any friends, but his life changes when his mother forces him to befriend Rachel, a girl he once knew in Hebrew school who has leukemia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: YA FIC AND

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC AND

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC AND

Ellison, J. T.

Summary: Competitive skier Mindy Wright is a superstar in the making until a spectacular downhill crash threatens not just her racing career but her life. During surgery, doctors discover she's suffering from a severe form of leukemia, and a stem cell transplant is her only hope. But when her parents are tested, a frightening truth emerges. Mindy is not their daughter. The race to save Mindy's life...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MIRA Books 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ELI

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ELL

Picoult, Jodi

Summary: All her life, 13-year old Anna has helped her sister fight leukemia. Anna has provided platelets, bone marrow, and even stem cells to ensure Kate's survival. But when their parents ask her to donate a kidney, Anna has had enough. She enlists the aid of a lawyer and announces her intention to sue for control of her own body.--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC PIC

Murphy, Julie

Summary: What if you'd been living your life as if you were dying-only to find out that you had your whole future ahead of you? When sixteen-year-old Alice is diagnosed with leukemia, her prognosis is grim. To maximize the time she does have, she vows to spend her final months righting wrongs-however she sees fit. She convinces her friend Harvey, who she knows has always had feelings for her, to help...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2014

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Murphy, Julie

Summary: "Alice is ready to go out in a blaze of glory, but then she discovers she's in remission from cancer and she must deal with all of the mistakes she's made and the people she's hurt"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harpercollins Childrens Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC MUR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC MUR

Cleave, Chris.

Summary: Cyclists Zoe and Kate are friends and athletic rivals for Olympic gold, while Kate and her husband Jack, also a world-class cyclist, must contend with the recurrence of their young daughter's leukemia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC CLE

Picoult, Jodi

Summary: "Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate -- a life and a role that she has never challenged...until now. Like...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Washington Square Press 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: P PIC

Sparks, Nicholas.

Summary: A romance featuring a troublesome teenager in South Carolina who is changed for the better by the love of a girl. She is the angelic daughter of a local minister and the boy joins her in doing good deeds. But she has a secret which will break his heart.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 1999

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION SPA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Sparks 1999

Gimenez, Mark.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sphere 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GIM

Sparks, Nicholas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC SPA

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