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Boy : the Story of My Teenage Son's Suicide.

Author: Kate Shand
Publisher: Chicago : Jacana Media, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When 14-year-old John Peter made the tragic decision to end his life by hanging himself, he left behind a devastated family who grappled not only with coping with the overwhelming loss of a beloved son and brother, but also coming to terms with the incomprehensible choice he made that afternoon. An engaging story of unbearable sadness and grief, this searing memoir is also a journey of strength and courage.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Shand, Kate.
Boy : The Story of My Teenage Son's Suicide.
Chicago : Jacana Media, ©2013
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Shand
ISBN: 9781920601188 192060118X
OCLC Number: 850157022
Description: 1 online resource (291 pages)

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When 14-year-old John Peter made the tragic decision to end his life by hanging himself, he left behind a devastated family who grappled not only with coping with the overwhelming loss of a beloved son and brother, but also coming to terms with the incomprehensible choice he made that afternoon. An engaging story of unbearable sadness and grief, this searing memoir is also a journey of strength and courage. Ultimately, it is the story of a boy like any other and of a mother's survival in the aftermath of the suicide of her child.

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