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Author French, Kelley, author.

Title Juniper : the girl who was born too soon / Kelley French, Thomas French.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Little, Brown and Company, 2016.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Biography  618.92011 FRE    AVAILABLE
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Description xi, 315 pages : illustrations, black and white photographs ; 22 cm
Contents Creation -- Blood -- Zero Zone -- Dark Star -- Sky.
Summary "Juniper French was born four months early, at 23 weeks gestation. She weighed 1 pound, 4 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 you could see her flickering heart. Babies like Juniper, born at the edge of viability, trigger the question: Which is the greater act of love--to save her, or to let her go? Kelley and Thomas French chose to fight for Juniper's life, and this is their incredible tale. In one exquisite memoir, the authors explore the border between what is possible and what is right. They marvel at the science that conceived and sustained their daughter and the love that made the difference. They probe the bond between a mother and a baby, between a husband and a wife. They trace the journey of their family from its fragile beginning to the miraculous survival of their now thriving daughter.".
Subject French, Juniper -- Health.
Premature infants -- United States -- Biography.
Neonatal intensive care.
Newborn infants -- Family relationships.
Genre Biographies.
Added Author French, Thomas, author.
ISBN 9780316324427
0316324426
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