Thorndike Press

Saving Charlotte: A Mother and the Power of Intuition

  • Pia de Jong
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  • ISBN-10: 1432840827
  • ISBN-13: 9781432840822
  • DDC: B
  • Shipping Weight: 1.00 lbs ( .45 kgs)
  • 302 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released August 2017
  • Simultaneous Publications

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On a still summer night in a canal house in Amsterdam, Pia de Jong gives birth to a bright-eyed baby girl with a riddle on her back. Learning that the pale blue spot indicates a rare and deadly leukemia, Pia and her husband decide to bring their daughter home. Saving Charlotte is the vivid memoir of a child’s battle for survival and the startling decision that led to her recovery.


Customer Reviews

“Poetically and dramatically written. . . . A beautiful tale of family medical distress and reprieve.”

— Booklist