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Juniper : the girl who was born too soon

Author: Kelley French; Thomas French
Publisher: New York : Back Bay Books, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Back Bay paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Juniper French was born four months early, at twenty-three weeks' gestation. She weighed one pound, four ounces, and her twiggy body was the length of a Barbie doll. Her head was smaller than a tennis ball, her skin was nearly translucent, and through her chest her terrified parents could see the beat of her flickering heart. Kelley and Thomas French chose to fight for Juniper's life, and in this exquisite memoir  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Juniper French; Kelley French; Thomas French; Juniper French
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kelley French; Thomas French
ISBN: 9780316324434 0316324434
OCLC Number: 1024083372
Description: 315 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: The tunnel --
Creation --
Blood --
Zero Zone --
Dark Star --
Sky --
The hatchling.
Responsibility: Kelley and Thomas French.

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The inspiring story of Juniper, a baby born too soon, gorgeously told by her parents, both award-winning journalists.  Read more...

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"Two skilled journalists collaborate on the most personal of stories: their extremely premature daughter's struggle to survive....A fierce and fact-filled love story with few holds barred."--Kirkus Read more...

 
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