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

French, Kelley, (author.). French, Thomas, 1958- (author.).

Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola LP 618.92 FRE (Text) 33118000176872 Adult: Large Print Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver LARGE PRINT 618.92 FRE (Text) 34304000853188 Adult - Large Print Available -
Greentown PL - Greentown 618.92 FRENCH LARGE PRINT (Text) 75342000082690 Adult Non-Fiction Large Print Available -
Kendallville PL - Limberlost Branch LARGE.PRINT BIOGRAPHY FRENCH, JUNIPER (Text) 37516002023392 Adult Large Print Non-Fiction Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Chrisney Branch CHR LP 618.92 FRE (Text) 70743000146294 Chrisney Available -
Lincoln Heritage PL - Dale Main Library INC LP 618.92 FRE (Text) 70743000153561 Indiana Room Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library LP 618.92 FRE (Text) 78731000493320 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410493088 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1410493083 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 433 pages; 23 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning, 2016.

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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." Dust jacket.
Subject: French, Juniper > Health.
Large type books.
Premature infants > United States > Biography.
Neonatal intensive care.
Newborn infants > Family relationships.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages / Infants & Toddlers.

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