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Dorchester - Summerville Branch FIC CUR (Text) 30018004002669 Adult Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062079985
  • ISBN: 0062079980
  • Physical Description: 297 pages, 28 unnumbered pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : William Morrow, [2011]

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General Note:
Includes an interview with the author and a reading group guide.
Summary, etc.:
With a wisdom far beyond his years, Colm has come to terms with his probable fate, but he does have one special wish. He wants to meet his father who abandoned his beloved mother before Colm was born. But the quest to find the dying boy's missing parent soon becomes a powerful journey of emotional discovery, a test of belief and an anxious search for proof of heaven.
Subject: Terminally ill children > Fiction.
Congenital heart disease in children > Fiction.
Single-parent families > Fiction.
Fathers > Fiction.
Mothers and sons > Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) > Fiction.
Grief > Fiction.
Psychological fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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