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Good to a fault —Endicott, Marina, 1958-

"Absorbed in her own failings, Clara Purdy crashes her life into a sharp left turn, taking the family in the other car along with her. When bruises on the mother, Lorraine, prove to be late-stage cancer, Clara tries to ...

The hero

A wonderfully nuanced performance by Sam Elliott fuels this moving mix of drama and comedy about Lee Hayden, a once-great western movie star faced with a terminal pancreatic cancer diagnosis. Keeping his illness a secret...

Our friend

The inspiring and extraordinary true story of the Teague family: journalist Matt, his vibrant wife Nicole and their two young daughters, and how their lives are upended by Nicole's heartbreaking diagnosis of terminal can...

Me and Earl and the dying girl

High schooler Greg, who spends most of his time making parodies of classic movies with his co-worker Earl, finds his outlook forever altered after befriending a classmate who has just been diagnosed with cancer.

Cries and whispers Viskningar och rop

Two sisters, Karin and Maria, are keeping vigil for a third, Agnes, who is dying of cancer and can find solace only in the arms of a beatific nurse.

Somebody up there hates you —Seamon, Hollis, author.

Dying of cancer in a hospice, seventeen-year-old prankster Richard has big plans for his final days.

Torch —Strayed, Cheryl, 1968-

When radio host Teresa Rae Wood receives an unexpected diagnosis of terminal cancer, her family begins to fall apart.

Summer on Blossom Street —Macomber, Debbie.

Upbeat cancer survivor Lydia Goetz and her sister, Margaret, start a "Knit to Quit" group in their Blossom Street yarn store in Seattle, bringing in an assortment of customers for weekly self-help sessions. It's for peop...

The falling woman : a novel —Farrell, Richard, 1969- author.

"The suspenseful story of a woman with terminal cancer who is the sole survivor of a plane crash, and the young NTSB agent who is sent to investigate"-- Provided by publisher.

The F-it list —Halpern, Julie, 1975- author.

After her father's accidental death, Alex refocuses on her family life only to learn that her friend, Becca, is dying of cancer, a situation that compels Alex to help Becca complete a bucket list.

Brave enough —Gardner, Kati, author.

The lives of Davis Channing, a cancer-surviving recovering addict, and Cason Martin, a ballerina undergoing chemotherapy, intersect in a powerful way at a time when both are struggling to survive life-threatening disease...

The braid : a novel —Colombani, Laetitia, 1976- author.

"In this unforgettable international bestseller, three women from very different circumstances around the world find their lives intertwined by a single object and discover what connects us--across cultures, across backg...

Lizzie & Dante : a novel —Bly, Mary, 1962- author.

"On the heels of a difficult break-up and a devastating diagnosis, Shakespearian scholar Lizzie Delford decides to take one last lavish vacation on Elba, the sun-kissed island off the Italian coast, with her best friend ...

Truly, madly, deeply : a novel —Kingsbury, Karen, author.

"In love for the first time, a son's decisions about the future divides his family. When eighteen-year-old Tommy Baxter declares to his family that he wants to be a police officer after graduation, his mother, Reagan, wo...

I thought you said this would work : a novel —Garvin, Ann Wertz, author.

Widowed Samantha Arias hasn't spoken to Holly Dunfee in forever. It's for the best. Samantha prefers to avoid conflict. The blisteringly honest Holly craves it. What they still have in common puts them both back on speed...

Get a life —Gordimer, Nadine.

Paul Bannerman, an ecologist living in South Africa, begins to re-examine his life after he is diagnosed with thyroid cancer and begins radiation treatments--an isolating experience that forces him to confront his relati...

Mayflies —O'Hagan, Andrew, 1968- author.

"Everyone has a Tully Dawson: the friend who defines your life. In the summer of 1986, in a small Scottish town, James and Tully ignite a brilliant friendship based on music, films and the rebel spirit. With school over ...

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