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Author Stokke, Regine, 1991-2009.

Title Regine's book [Axis 360 electronic resource] : a teen girl's last words / Regine Stokke.

Imprint San Francisco, CA : Zest Books, 2012.
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Description 1 online resource (329 pages) : color illustrations
Note Henriette Larsen, translator.
Originally published title "Regines bok : en ung jentes siste ord."
Summary Regine's blog about living with Leukemia gained a huge following, and eventually became this book. She writes openly about emotional and physical aspects of her 15-month struggle to recover, and explains how her disease impacts her life. In the course of her illness, Regine has photography exhibits, goes to concerts, enjoys her friends ; family, and advocates for registering as a blood and bone marrow donor. She was a typical teenager with an amazing will to live; and the lessons she learned have relevance for all of us. She died at home on December 3, 2009 with her family and cat by her side. Originally published in Norway, the book was selected by the Norwegian Ministry of Culture for a translation grant. Norwegian sales are as follows: 30,000 copies hardcover (May - Dec 2010); 17,000 copies paperback (Jan - Sept 2011).
Audience HL 810 Lexile.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR UG 6.1 13 153829
Subject Stokke, Regine, 1991-2009 -- Diaries.
Cancer patients' writings.
Leukemia -- Patients.
Photography, Artistic.
Genre Electronic books.
Added Author Larsen, Henriette.
Baker & Taylor Axis 360
Other Form: Print version
ISBN 1936976455 (electronic bk.)
9781936976454 (electronic bk.)
Music No. EB00030307 Recorded Books
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