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Long for this world

Author: Michael Byers
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Specializing in a rare disease that causes children to age drastically, Dr. Henry Moss is confronted with an ethical dilemma when he meets a family whose two children are affected in dramatically different ways by the same disease.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Medical novels
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Byers
ISBN: 039589171X 9780395891711
OCLC Number: 51223710
Description: 432 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Michael Byers.


Byers' award-winning debut collection, "The Coast of Good Intentions, " won universal praise for its mature wisdom and deeply affecting characters. Now his exhilarating first novel showcases his  Read more...
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"A wise story of ethics and family affection...No one is overdrawn, everyone is as real and worth knowing as he or she can be...Deep and real." Kirkus Reviews, Starred"Compassionate, richly Read more...

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