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Crash : a mother, a son, and the journey from grief to gratitude / Carolyn Roy-Bornstein.

Available copies

  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville B BOR (Text) 32604000201791 DCTPLD AD Biography Available -
Kendallville PL - Limberlost Branch SELF.HELP GRIEF Roy-Bornstein (Text) 37516001988410 AdultNF Self-Help Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Topeka Branch 363.12 ROY (Text) 30477100331358 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
Otterbein PL - Otterbein 363.12 ROY (Text) 34046000389174 Non-Fiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 363.125 ROY (Text) 30032010599071 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 363.1251 Roy-Bornstein (Text) 78292000322472 Adult Non-Fiction Book Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780762780457 :
  • ISBN: 0762780452 :
  • Physical Description: vii, 214 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: Guilford, Conn. : skirt!, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes book group discussion points.
Citation/References Note: Bklst 09/01/2012
Subject: Bornstein, Neil > Mental health.
Traffic accident victims > Biography.
Traffic accidents > Psychological aspects.
Drinking and traffic accidents.

Carolyn Roy-Bornstein, MD, is an award-winning writer and practicing pediatrician who writes a monthly health column, Pediatric Points, in the national newsletter Pediatrics for Parents. She is also an ambassador with the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts, giving speeches to civic groups, schools, and businesses.

Dr. Roy-Bornstein is an award-winning writer who has been widely published. She has also been a practicing pediatrician for over 15 years, caring for thousands of children in private practice, intensive care and the emergency room. She has taught hundreds of medical students and residents at Tufts University and the University of Massachusetts Medical Center the fine arts of listening and caring.

She writes a monthly health column for parents calledPediatric Points in the national newsletter Pediatrics for Parents. Each issue reaches over a quarter of a million readers, and will include an Amazon link to CRASHand a reference to the book in her byline. She is an ambassador with the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts, giving speeches to civic groups, schools and businesses. Audience members described her talk as “very touching and inspirational,” “emotional and engaging,” and “captivating.” She has a web presence at and is a guest contributor to Boston’s WBUR health blogCommonHealth. She was recently contacted by Bonnie Fuller, former editor-in-chief ofCosmopolitan and Glamour magazine to be a spokesperson for her new web site when the opinion of a pediatrician is needed for a story. In each quote, being the author of CRASH will be mentioned.

Her friend Andre Dubus III, National Book Award nominated writer of the novelHouse of Sand and Fog, will provide a high-profile blurb for the book.

Her essays, book reviews, and clinical case reports have appeared in or been accepted for publication in numerous literary and professional journals including theJournal of the American Medical Association, Pediatrics, Pediatrics in Review, Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, the American Medical Writers Association Journal, Patient Education and Counseling, Consultant for Pediatricians, Kaleidoscope: Exploring the Experience of Disability Through Literature and the Fine Arts, Literary Mama: reading for the maternally inclined, Brain, Child: the magazine for thinking mothers,and Chicken Soup for the Soul: Grieving and Recovery. Her fiction has appeared in theCharles River Review and Hospital Drive and won third place from a field of nearly 8000 entries in the2004 Writer’s Digest Short Short Story Competition.

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