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Sixtyfive roses : a sister's memoir

Author: Heather Summerhayes Cariou
Publisher: Toronto : Mcarthur & Co., 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"This beautifully written memoir offers a compassionate yet unflinching eyewitness account of the hope, pain, and courage of a family in crisis as it falls apart and puts itself together again and again, to emerg stronger and more loving. The heart of the story explores the relationship between the two sisters-one devastatingly ill, the othr healthy but burdened with guilt - as they journey through childhood,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Pam Summerhayes; Heather Summerhayes Cariou
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heather Summerhayes Cariou
ISBN: 1552786781 9781552786789
OCLC Number: 171584701
Description: 436 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Sixty-five roses :
Responsibility: Heather Summerhayes Cariou ; foreword by Céline Dion.


A loving, funny and profoundly moving literary memoir. The redemptive story of two sisters growing up in the shadow of a fatal illness, and a family fighting for a child's life.  Read more...


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A memoir, a tribute and a love poem, brutally honest and always sincere

by readerviews (WorldCat user published 2008-11-24) Excellent Permalink

Reviewed by Olivera Baumgartner-Jackson for Reader Views (9/08) 

Siblings – if you have one or more, you probably know how that goes… Can’t live with them sometimes, and can’t live without them for sure. So often they are...
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