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Juniper : the girl who was born too soon / Kelley and Thomas French.

French, Kelley, author. (Author). French, Thomas, 1958- author. (Added Author).
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  • 6 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

1 current hold with 10 total copies.

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Covington-Veedersburg PL - Veedersburg 618.92 FRE (Text) 32808000365708 CVBPLV Adult Nonfiction Reshelving -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library 618.92 FRE (Text) 30477100979263 Adult: Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Shipshewana Branch 618.92 FRE (Text) 30477100979271 Adult: New Available -
LaGrange Co PL - Topeka Branch 618.92 FRE (Text) 30477100979289 Adult: New Checked out 03/08/2017
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 618.92 FRE (Text) 34330512963696 Adult - Non-Fiction Checked out 03/08/2017
Linton PL - Linton 6I8.92 FRE (Text) 30149000796291 Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 618.920 FRE (Text) 37323005280832 NONFIC Available -
Princeton PL - Princeton B French Fre (Text) 30890000642528 New Adult Materials Upper level On holds shelf -
South Whitley Comm. PL - South Whitley 618.92 FRE (Text) 30402004651776 NEW NON-FICTION Checked out 03/18/2017
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 618.92 FRE (Text) 70741000140737 Adult Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316324427
  • ISBN: 0316324426
  • Physical Description: 315 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Little Brown and Company, 2016.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: The tunnel -- Creation -- Blood -- Zero zone -- Dark star -- Sky -- The hatchling.
Summary, etc.: Juniper French was born four months early, at 23 weeks gestation. She weighed 1 pound, 4 ounces, and her twiggy body was the length of a Barbie doll. Her head was smaller than a tennis ball, her skin was nearly translucent, and through her chest you could see her flickering heart. Babies like Juniper, born at the edge of viability, trigger the question: Which is the greater act of love--to save her, or to let her go? Kelley and Thomas French chose to fight for Juniper's life, and this is their incredible tale. In one exquisite memoir, the authors explore the border between what is possible and what is right. They marvel at the science that conceived and sustained their daughter and the love that made the difference. They probe the bond between a mother and a baby, between a husband and a wife. They trace the journey of their family from its fragile beginning to the miraculous survival of their now thriving daughter.
Subject: French, Juniper > Health.
Premature infants > United States > Biography.
Neonatal intensive care.
Newborn infants > Family relationships.

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