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Wild and precious life

Summary

Summary: "Written by Deborah Ziegler, the mother of Brittany Maynard--a twenty-nine-year-old woman with a terminal brain tumor--this touching and beautiful memoir captures and celebrates her daughter's spirit and the mostly untold story of Brittany's last year of life as she chose her right to die with dignity, a journey that inspired millions."--Amazon.com.

Item details

  • ISBN: 1501128523
  • ISBN: 9781501128523
  • ISBN: 1501128515
  • ISBN: 9781501128516
  • Physical Description: xiii, 331 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
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  • Edition: First Emily Bestler Books/Atria hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Emily Bestler Books/Atria, 2016.

Contents / Notes

Formatted Contents Note: Preface -- Part One: Catastrophe -- Foreboding -- Bad News -- Willful Child -- Not on the Same Page -- The Two of Us -- Promises -- Sweet Pea -- Craniotomy -- Part Two: Renunciation -- Denial -- Middle Years -- Recovery -- High School Hell -- Bad Mother -- Spreading Wings -- It Can Always Get Worse -- Part Three: Epiphany -- First Love -- No Cake for You -- Berkeley Girl -- Living in the Moment in Alaska -- Changing Her Mind (A Woman's Prerogative) -- Making a Nest to Die In -- Playing House -- Love You Hate You -- Free Bird -- Pre-Grief Is a Nasty Bitch -- Mountain Climbing and a Wedding -- Twenty-Nine Years -- Married Lady -- I Want Her Back -- Dust to Dust -- Epilogue: Machu Picchu -- Acknowledgments.
Subject: Maynard, Brittany
Brain Cancer Patients United States Biography
Assisted suicide United States Biography
Right to die United States
Ziegler, Deborah 1956-
Mothers and daughters Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women

Currently available copies

  • 13 / 13 copies available at PINES (Show)
  • 2 / 2 copies available at Flint River Regional Library System (Show)
  • 1 / 1 copies available at Peachtree City Library

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Flint River Regional Library System:
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362.196 ZIEGLER
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