Books tagged: cystic fibrosis

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Tyler's Mountain Magic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,090. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Based on the true story about a boy from Harpers Ferry with cystic fibrosis and the most magical sports ride in West Virginia public school history.
Sharing Jamie's World - The Life and Love of a Child with Cystic Fibrosis
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,980. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the valiant story of the fifteen-year life of cystic fibrosis victim, Jamie Thompson, told by his father. It is also the story of how his illness and his fight against it drew his whole family together in their ardent desire to help him in his courageous battle against this affliction. The remarkable patience of his parents and brother is fortified by their enduring faith in God.
In Sickness and In Health: Lessons Learned on the Journey from Cystic Fibrosis to Total Health
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Mandy B. Anderson dreamed of becoming a professional singer, despite being born with cystic fibrosis (CF), a disease that severely limited the very breath she needed to sing. Not expected to live past ten years old, Mandy lets you peek into her mind as she gives insight, wisdom, and tools learned from her own overcoming to help you live your life and your destiny, despite your circumstances.
A Seven-Year Goodbye: a journey through child loss and beyond
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,500. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Losing a child is like no other loss. It’s unimaginable. How does one survive such a devastating loss? You survive it because you have to, but you don’t have to take this journey alone. This book is about my experiences during the first seven years following the death of my 20 year old son Aaron. I will take you through some of my deepest feelings, thoughts and my healing process.
Melissa's Gift
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 143,860. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012 by Bay Tree Publishing/Ardenwood Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A poignant, personal memoir, Melissa’s Gift recounts how a deeply solitary man discovers he has fathered a daughter while traveling years before in Central America. She evokes a capacity to love in him he has never known, even while she slowly wastes from the dreadful disease of cystic fibrosis.Written with beauty and power, Melissa’s Gift is an unforgettable story and a deeply moving read.
The Silent Flute
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
The courage of a 10-year-old girl, who knows she’s going to die of cystic fibrosis, is the subject of this poignant true story. With the short time left, Jennifer’s greatest desire in her weakened condition is to be able to play the flute. (Age Level – 8-11)
Loddy Makes A Wish
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Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Loddy Da, a gray schanauzer, and her friend Hope, a beautiful butterfly, are playing in the park when they meet a girl named Milly, who suffers from cystic fibrosis. As Milly explains what cystic fibrosis is, Loddy decides to ask her friend Lindy, a magic gopher, for a wish. Loddy uses that wish to help Milly expand her world and make some of her dreams come true.
Creative Calories & Recipes for Weight Gain
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,910. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Health & Healing / General
Creative Calories & Recipes for Weight Gain is a cookbook and resource created to help the millions of people who are struggling to gain weight due to a variety of medical conditions, genetics or other reasons. Weight loss may often result in people suffering from Depression, Anxiety, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD), Cystic Fibrosis, Growth Hormone Deficiency and Cancer, to name a few.
Foley Russel and That Poor Girl
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You set the price! Words: 22,660. Language: Australian English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
When Foley Russel is assigned a book report and to meet a character from that book, he hopes for someone interesting like a circus midget or a Formula One driver. He's not anticipating a girl in a wheelchair, and he's certainly not expecting to like her. After all, she's not even normal, is she?
Twenty Years to Judgement Day
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,640. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Confrontation means death. Or so Clint Huntsford thought when he abandoned his life in Chicago and ran to Virginia. Fourteen years later his demons return to haunt him, and Clint is quickly finding that there is no room left to run. Meanwhile, Jess Kramer has to face demons of his own as he navigates the treacherous waters of corporate Chicago. Two men, with one terrible past. Can they survive?