The Resource The last act of love : the story of my brother and his sister, Cathy Rentzenbrink

The last act of love : the story of my brother and his sister, Cathy Rentzenbrink

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The last act of love : the story of my brother and his sister
Title
The last act of love
Title remainder
the story of my brother and his sister
Statement of responsibility
Cathy Rentzenbrink
Title variation
Story of my brother and his sister
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
In the summer of 1990, Cathy's brother Matty was knocked down by a car on the way home from a night out. It was two weeks before his GCSE results, which turned out to be the best in his school. Sitting by his unconscious body in hospital, holding his hand and watching his heartbeat on the monitors, Cathy and her parents willed him to survive. They did not know then that there are many and various fates worse than death. This is the story of what happened to Cathy and her brother, and the unimaginable decision that she and her parents had to make eight years after the night that changed everything. It's a story for anyone who has ever watched someone suffer or lost someone they loved or lived through a painful time that left them forever changed. Told with boundless warmth and affection, The Last Act of Love by Cathy Rentzenbrink is a heartbreaking yet uplifting testament to a family's survival and the price we pay for love
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rentzenbrink, Cathy
Dewey number
617.481044
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Rentzenbrink, Cathy
  • Rentzenbrink, Cathy
  • Mintern, Matthew
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Traffic accident victims
  • Traffic accident victims
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Brain
  • Traffic accident victims
  • Traffic accident victims
  • Brothers
  • Adjustment (Psychology)
  • Patient refusal of treatment
  • Bereavement
  • Coma
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The last act of love : the story of my brother and his sister, Cathy Rentzenbrink
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Publication
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volume
Carrier category code
nc
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rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9781447286387
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The last act of love : the story of my brother and his sister, Cathy Rentzenbrink
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9781447286387
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
regular print

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