Thorndike Press

When Breath Becomes Air

  • Paul Kalanithi
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  • ISBN-10: 1410487857
  • ISBN-13: 9781410487858
  • DDC: B
  • Shipping Weight: .85 lbs ( .39 kgs)
  • 242 Pages | Hardcover
  • Published/Released February 2016
  • Bestsellers

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An Amazon Best Book of the Month

For readers of Atul Gawande, Andrew Solomon, and Anne Lamott, a profoundly moving, exquisitely observed memoir by a young neurosurgeon faced with a terminal cancer diagnosis who attempts to answer the question What makes a life worth living?

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"A moving meditation on mortality by a gifted writer whose dual perspectives of physician and patient provide a singular clarity . . ."

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