Books tagged: cancer and dying

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The Little Moon Kite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / Diseases, Illnesses & Injuries
Peter's kite string unravelled rapidly towards the haloed moon. He lunged for Jenny's hat tumbling across the sand and noticed she didn't have any hair on her head. But that didn't matter... she's beautiful. Jenny exclaimed with laughter, "Time goes by in a blink of an eye, so we must fly our kites high!"
Onward and Forward: My Wife's Battle with Pancreatic Cancer and Learned Truths About Cancer Care in the United States.
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 46,700. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
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In 2013, Shelley Lofy, a wife, mother and occupational therapist was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. This book, written by her husband, chronicles the "Cancer Care Ride" that Shelley and her family experienced. This book also chronicles their experiences related to alternative treatments for cancer, how much better they worked and how much more sense they make than the current protocols used.
Given Time to Say Goodbye
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,640. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Is there such a thing as good grief? This raw, honest and heartfelt memoir of a cancer caregiver acknowledges the darkness of loss—revealing the surprising healing properties of honest grieving.
Then Came Heaven
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 41,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Then Came Heaven: A memoir, is a source of inspiration and guidance; it serves as a loving example of what it means to live no matter where the truth may lead you or how difficult it may be. It is also a lesson on the patience of change. Each page is the embodiment of hope, trust, knowledge, and self-acceptance to develop a sense of worth within ourselves.
Enough to Go Around
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,150. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Three generations of an American family each stare down their demons and learn what it really means to live, die, and forgive. From the matriarch who immigrated years ago from Czechoslovakia, to her daughter dying of cancer, to her son’s wife struggling with bipolar, this story blends past and present, love and loss into everything about families that is complex and fallible – but also rewarding.
Romping with the Big C
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 28,410. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health
Romping With the “Big C” is an inspiring story, of my brother Lawrence’s two bouts of stage 4 cancer; the second of which placed him in a wheelchair as a paraplegic. The first diagnosis was July 4th, 1995. It was non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Almost seven years later on Father’s Day weekend, this stage 4 cancer came back with a vengeance. 50% of Author's Proceeds will be Donated to Cancer Research
The Stationery Box
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,320. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Stationery Box is a compelling narrative exploring one family’s deft navigation through the trials of alcoholism, depression, illness, untimely death. The strong familial bonds of love and devotion, sustain the fictional characters whose stirring emotions become unleashed by the denouement in the stationery box.
A Test of Times
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 21,200. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2014 by Charisma Business Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A Test of Times, written by Antoinette Ratliff, is a personal and intimate story of despair, defeat, and demise; yet success and victory triumphs as Antoinette is taken from near-death to thriving! Learn how she was able to successfully overcome slander, a rocky marriage, death, and even cancer.
Hope is my Wingman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013 by Split Tree Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
You don’t know Michael, but he’d like you to owe him 10 bucks. Imagine you were told that your life was ending. Would you run off for a last hurrah, or spend every moment with your friends and family. One incredible man decided that the last 16 months of his life would be dedicated to appreciating loved ones, petting strange dogs and trying to raise a million dollars for cancer care.
Angels & Skunks: Highlights From the Life of Michele Roby Eastman
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,560. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Michele, born 2-2-1970, grew up in Fort Wayne, Indiana with her sister and two brothers. Though born last she quickly maneuvered her way to a position of power at the head of the family. It was NOT a hostile takeover. This story is witness to the life she loved, a remembrance of childhood stories, growing up in middle America in the 70s-80s, and a reflection of the many legacies she left behind.