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ISBN#9781616200398
BIB ID#1580456
Call# FIC Evison

The revised fundamentals of caregiving

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Chapel Hill, N.C. : Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, c2012.
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Summary
After losing virtually everything meaningful in his life, Benjamin trains to be a caregiver, but his first client, a fiercely independent teen with muscular dystrophy, gives him more than he bargained for and soon the two embark on a road trip to visit the boy's ailing father.

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Summary/Annotation ->  Jonathan Evison has crafted a novel of the heart, a novel of unlikely heroes traveling through a grand American landscape, and most of all, a story that offers a profound look into what it takes to truly care for another person. Bursting with energy and filled with moments of absolute beauty, this bighearted and inspired novel ponders life's terrible surprises as well as its immeasurable rewards.

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