Books tagged: organ donation

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"Why Did Philip Have to Die?"
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
During a single beat of the heart a person's life can change for infinity. Just as the organ continues to pulse, time also proceeds forward. Seven-year old Philip has finished his (final) dinner and is dashing across the street to continue playing with his friends. He never makes it to the other side. His life ends on the dotted line dividing the lanes of traffic. Why did Philip have to die?
Old Things New ~ Learning About Recycling
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Someone has littered Von-Von's yard. Sidney helps clean up and turns trash into money at the recycling center. Sidney learns the value of recycling old things that he no longer needs and does a good deed for a neighbor. This book alludes to organ donation.
I Don't Know You but Let Me Save You, A Liver Donor Recounts Her Journey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,310. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
It began with a mass email requesting for what the author thought was blood donation. When Hoong Ling found out that the request was for liver, she did not stop but took steps to donate part of her liver to save Lee An Qi who was suffering from liver cancer at age thirteen. This book tells the story of her physical, psychological and spiritual processes, told with candor, courage and humor.
Living Wills: VA Guide on How to Prepare a Personalized Living Will, Planning for Medical Decisions - Your Life, Your Choices - Choices About Death and Dying, Advance Directive, Power of Attorney
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
This workbook provides detailed advice about preparing living wills and advance directives, with information about potential illnesses and medical events such as terminal illness, advanced cancer, coma, stroke, and dementia.
Not So Brave
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 48,550. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Sara Jones began her multifarious life as a fetus competing with an ovarian tumor for space inside her mother’s womb. In order to survive growing up with a litany of killer maladies, including a double heart/liver transplant, she draws on spiritual strength and a feisty attitude. On her twenty-first birthday a revelation occurs bringing her to the realization that death is not in vain.
To Madeleine From Grandad Patrick
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,080. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A very worthwhile contribution to the lives of all people, this is a must have book for any child, teenager or adult, male or female, of any nationality, race, culture, religion, ethnic origin, belief or way of life. Words of wisdom, experience, knowledge, guidance and support on sixteen subjects of great relevance to all of our lives.
Grave Words: Notifying Survivors about Sudden, Unexpected Deaths
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Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 116,840. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Everyone dreads notifying survivors about sudden deaths. Healthcare, law enforcement, fire service, religious & military personnel often take on that task with little formal training. Grave Words helps lessen notifiers’ stress, provides detailed protocols for nearly every death-notification situation, explains how to use the protocols, provides a context for when and why they should be used.
Living to Tell: Stories of lives saved by organ donation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
As she walked up the aisle on her wedding day this June, Brenda Johnson carried a photo of the young man who made that day possible for herself and her husband-to-be. Her story and 13 others from organ recipients and donors will inspire you with stories of lives saved and strengthened.
Sophia
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Series: Never Let the Right One Go. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,790. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012 by Modern Evil Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Sophia's conservative Christian parents have kept her isolated from the outside world for the last ten years. Is it any wonder she wants to move out the very night she turns 18, then falls in love with Joshua, the first young man she sees? Complicating Sophia's quest for love are her body, frozen at age 7 when she was turned into a vampire, and her faith in God, making her passions feel like sins.
On the Threshold
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,700. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Ashberry Lane. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
Suzanne—a mother with a long-held secret. Tony—a police officer with something to prove. Beth—a daughter with a storybook future. When all they love is lost, what's worth living for?