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My sister's keeper : a novel

New York Times bestselling author Jodi Picoult is widely acclaimed for her keen insights into the hearts and minds of real people. Now she tells the emotionally riveting story of a family torn apart by conflicting needs and a passionate love that triumphs over human weakness. Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate -- a life and a role that she has never challenged...until now. Like most teenagers, Anna is beginning to question who she truly is. But unlike most teenagers, she has always been defined in terms of her sister -- and so Anna makes a decision that for most would be unthinkable, a decision that will tear her family apart and have perhaps fatal consequences for the sister she loves. My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person. Is it morally correct to do whatever it takes to save a child's life, even if that means infringing upon the rights of another' Is it worth trying to discover who you really are, if that quest makes you like yourself less' Should you follow your own heart, or let others lead you' Once again, in My Sister's Keeper, Jodi Picoult tackles a controversial real-life subject with grace, wisdom, and sensitivity.

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  • "Conceived to provide a bone marrow match for her leukemia-stricken sister, teenage Kate begins to question her moral obligations in light of countless medical procedures and decides to fight for the right to make decisions about her own body. New York Times bestselling author Jodi Picoult is widely acclaimed for her keen insights into the hearts and minds of real people. Now she tells the emotionally riveting story of a family torn apart by conflicting needs and a passionate love that triumphs over human weakness. Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate -- a life and a role that she has never challenged ... until now. When their parents ask her to donate a kidney, Anna has had enough. She enlist the aid of a lawyer and announces her intention to sue for control of her own body.ike most teenagers, Anna is beginning to question who she truly is. But unlike most teenagers, she has always been defined in terms of her sister -- and so Anna makes a decision that for most would be unthinkable, a decision that will tear her family apart and have perhaps fatal consequences for the sister she loves. My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person. Is it morally correct to do whatever it takes to save a child's life, even if that means infringing upon the rights of another? Is it worth trying to discover who you really are, if that quest makes you like yourself less? Should you follow your own heart, or let others lead you? Once again, in My Sister's Keeper, Jodi Picoult tackles a controversial real-life subject with grace, wisdom, and sensitivity."
  • "Thirteen-year-old Anna, conceived specifically to provide blood and bone marrow for her sister Kate who was diagnosed with a rare form of leukemia at the age of two, decides to sue her parents for control of her body when her mother wants her to donate a kidney to Kate."
  • ""Anna Fitzgerald est ce qu'on appelle une "enfant-médicament". A 13 ans, elle a subi de nombreuses interventions, prélèvements et transfusions, afin que sa soeur Kate puisse combattre sa leucémie. Leur mère, Sara, trouve normal qu'Anna sacrifie ainsi son corps à cette lutte contre le cancer. Mais Anna craque lorsqu'elle lui demande de donner un rein à Kate. Elle veut disposer de sa vie."
  • "New York Times bestselling author Jodi Picoult is widely acclaimed for her keen insights into the hearts and minds of real people. Now she tells the emotionally riveting story of a family torn apart by conflicting needs and a passionate love that triumphs over human weakness. Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate -- a life and a role that she has never challenged...until now. Like most teenagers, Anna is beginning to question who she truly is. But unlike most teenagers, she has always been defined in terms of her sister -- and so Anna makes a decision that for most would be unthinkable, a decision that will tear her family apart and have perhaps fatal consequences for the sister she loves. My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person. Is it morally correct to do whatever it takes to save a child's life, even if that means infringing upon the rights of another' Is it worth trying to discover who you really are, if that quest makes you like yourself less' Should you follow your own heart, or let others lead you' Once again, in My Sister's Keeper, Jodi Picoult tackles a controversial real-life subject with grace, wisdom, and sensitivity."
  • "New York Times bestselling author Jodi Picoult is widely acclaimed for her keen insights into the hearts and minds of real people. Now she tells the emotionally riveting story of a family torn apart by conflicting needs and a passionate love that triumphs over human weakness. Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate -- a life and a role that she has never challenged...until now. Like most teenagers, Anna is beginning to question who she truly is. But unlike most teenagers, she has always been defined in terms of her sister -- and so Anna makes a decision that for most would be unthinkable, a decision that will tear her family apart and have perhaps fatal consequences for the sister she loves. My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person. Is it morally correct to do whatever it takes to save a child's life, even if that means infringing upon the rights of another' Is it worth trying to discover who you really are, if that quest makes you like yourself less' Should you follow your own heart, or let others lead you' Once again, in My Sister's Keeper, Jodi Picoult tackles a controversial real-life subject with grace, wisdom, and sensitivity."@en
  • "Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for her sister who had developed leukemia - As she entered her teenage years, Anna began to question her own identity and eventually made a legal stand that threatened to tear her and her family apart."
  • "With her penetrating insight into the hearts and minds of real people, Jodi Picoult's My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person, and what happens when emotions meet with scientific advances. Now a major film."@en
  • "With her penetrating insight into the hearts and minds of real people, Jodi Picoult's My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person, and what happens when emotions meet with scientific advances. Now a major film."
  • "A look at the conflicts facing a teenager who was conceived in order to save her older sister from leukemia."
  • "The Richard & Judy bestseller is now a major motion picture directed by Nick Cassavetes and starring Cameron Diaz and Abigail Breslin."@en
  • "Conceived because her older sister developed leukemia, 13-year-old Anna has been asked to donate a kidney. After a life spent being used to help the sister she loves, she sues her parents for the rights to her own body."
  • "Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate - a life and a role that she has never challenged... until now."
  • "The only reason Anna was born was to donate her cord blood cells to her older sister. By the age of thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions and injections so that her sister Kate can fight the leukemia that has plagued her since she was a child. Now Anna wants control over her own body."
  • "With her penetrating insight into the hearts and minds of real people, Jodi Picoult's My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person, and what happens when emotions meet with scientific advances."
  • "By age thirteen, Anna has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood, but Anna has never challenged her role--until now."@en
  • "Conceived to provide a bone marrow match for her leukemia-stricken sister, 13-year-old Anna begins to question her moral obligations in light of countless medical procedures and decides to fight for the right to make decisions about her own body."@en
  • "Conceived to provide a bone marrow match for her leukemia-stricken sister, teenage Kate begins to question her moral obligations in light of countless medical procedures and decides to fight for the right to make decisions about her own body. New York Times bestselling author Jodi Picoult is widely acclaimed for her keen insights into the hearts and minds of real people. Now she tells the emotionally riveting story of a family torn apart by conflicting needs and a passionate love that triumphs over human weakness. Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate -- a life and a role that she has never challenged ... until now. Like most teenagers, Anna is beginning to question who she truly is. But unlike most teenagers, she has always been defined in terms of her sister -- and so Anna makes a decision that for most would be unthinkable, a decision that will tear her family apart and have perhaps fatal consequences for the sister she loves. My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person. Is it morally correct to do whatever it takes to save a child's life, even if that means infringing upon the rights of another? Is it worth trying to discover who you really are, if that quest makes you like yourself less? Should you follow your own heart, or let others lead you? Once again, in My Sister's Keeper, Jodi Picoult tackles a controversial real-life subject with grace, wisdom, and sensitivity."@en
  • "Conceived to provide a bone marrow match for her leukemia-stricken sister, teenage Kate begins to question her moral obligations in light of countless medical procedures and decides to fight for the right to make decisions about her own body. New York Times bestselling author Jodi Picoult is widely acclaimed for her keen insights into the hearts and minds of real people. Now she tells the emotionally riveting story of a family torn apart by conflicting needs and a passionate love that triumphs over human weakness. Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate -- a life and a role that she has never challenged ... until now. Like most teenagers, Anna is beginning to question who she truly is. But unlike most teenagers, she has always been defined in terms of her sister -- and so Anna makes a decision that for most would be unthinkable, a decision that will tear her family apart and have perhaps fatal consequences for the sister she loves. My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person. Is it morally correct to do whatever it takes to save a child's life, even if that means infringing upon the rights of another? Is it worth trying to discover who you really are, if that quest makes you like yourself less? Should you follow your own heart, or let others lead you? Once again, in My Sister's Keeper, Jodi Picoult tackles a controversial real-life subject with grace, wisdom, and sensitivity."
  • "All her life, 13-year old Anna has helped her sister fight leukemiea. Anna has provided platelets, bone marrow, and even stem cells to ensure Kate's survival. But when their parents ask her to donate a kidney, Anna has had enough. She enlist the aid of a lawyer and announces her intention to sue for control of her own body."
  • "All her life, 13-year old Anna has helped her sister fight leukemiea. Anna has provided platelets, bone marrow, and even stem cells to ensure Kate's survival. But when their parents ask her to donate a kidney, Anna has had enough. She enlist the aid of a lawyer and announces her intention to sue for control of her own body."@en
  • "Conceived to provide a bone marrow match for her leukemia-stricken sister, teenage Kate begins to question her moral obligations in light of countless medical procedures and decides to fight for the right to make decisions about her own body."@en
  • "Conceived to provide a bone marrow match for her leukemia-stricken sister, teenage Kate begins to question her moral obligations in light of countless medical procedures and decides to fight for the right to make decisions about her own body."
  • "Anna Fitzgerald est une enfant-médicament. A 13 ans, elle a subi de nombreuses interventions, prélèvements et transfusions, afin que sa soeur Kate puisse combattre sa leucémie. Leur mère, Sara, trouve normal qu'Anna sacrifie ainsi son corps à cette lutte contre le cancer. Mais un jour, Anna refuse de donner un rein à Kate. Elle veut disposer de sa vie."
  • "Conceived to provide a bone marrow match for her leukemia-stricken sister, teenage Kate begins to question her moral obligations in light of countless medical procedures and decides to fight for the right to make decisions about her own body. New York Times bestselling author Jodi Picoult is widely acclaimed for her keen insights into the hearts and minds of real people. Now she tells the emotionally riveting story of a family torn apart by conflicting needs and a passionate love that triumphs over human weakness. Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate -- a life and a role that she has never challenged ... until now. When their parents ask her to donate a kidney, Anna has had enough. She enlist the aid of a lawyer and announces her intention to sue for control of her own body. Like most teenagers, Anna is beginning to question who she truly is. But unlike most teenagers, she has always been defined in terms of her sister -- and so Anna makes a decision that for most would be unthinkable, a decision that will tear her family apart and have perhaps fatal consequences for the sister she loves. My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person. Is it morally correct to do whatever it takes to save a child's life, even if that means infringing upon the rights of another? Is it worth trying to discover who you really are, if that quest makes you like yourself less? Should you follow your own heart, or let others lead you? Once again, in My Sister's Keeper, Jodi Picoult tackles a controversial real-life subject with grace, wisdom, and sensitivity."@en
  • "A thirteen-year-old girl who was conceived as a bone marrow match for her older sister questions her identity and challenges her parents for the right to make her own decisions."@en
  • ""Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate -- a life and a role that she has never challenged ... until now. Like most teenagers, Anna is beginning to question who she truly is. But unlike most teenagers, she has always been defined in terms of her sister -- and so Anna makes a decision that for most would be unthinkable, a decision that will tear her family apart and have perhaps fatal consequences for the sister she loves"--Cover."@en
  • "Conceived to provide a bone marrow match for her leukemia-stricken sister, teenage Anna begins to question her moral obligations in light of countless medical procedures and decides to fight for the right to make decisions about her own body."
  • "Conceived to provide a bone marrow match for her leukemia-stricken sister, teenage Kate begins to question her moral obligations in light of countless medical procedures and decides to fight for the right to make decisions about her own body. New York Times bestselling author Jodi Picoult tells the emotionally riveting story of a family torn apart by conflicting needs and a passionate love that triumphs over human weakness. Anna is not sick, but she might as well be. By age thirteen, she has undergone countless surgeries, transfusions, and shots so that her older sister, Kate, can somehow fight the leukemia that has plagued her since childhood. The product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis, Anna was conceived as a bone marrow match for Kate -- a life and a role that she has never challenged -- until now. When their parents ask her to donate a kidney, Anna has had enough. She enlists the aid of a lawyer and announces her intention to sue for control of her own body. Like most teenagers, Anna is beginning to question who she truly is. But unlike most teenagers, she has always been defined in terms of her sister -- and so Anna makes a decision that for most would be unthinkable, a decision that will tear her family apart and have perhaps fatal consequences for the sister she loves. My Sister's Keeper examines what it means to be a good parent, a good sister, a good person. Is it morally correct to do whatever it takes to save a child's life, even if that means infringing upon the rights of another? Is it worth trying to discover who you really are, if that quest makes you like yourself less? Should you follow your own heart, or let others lead you?"@en
  • "All her life, 13-year-old Anna Fitzgerald has helped her older sister Kate fight leukemia. Anna has provided platelets, bone marrow and even stem cells to ensure Kate's survival. But when their parents ask her to donate a kidney, Anna has had enough. She enlists the aid of a lawyer and announces her intention to sue for control of her own body. Although she dearly loves Kate, Anna stands her ground, even as the drama builds toward a shocking climax."
  • "This is the story of ethical issues involving the product of preimplantation genetic diagnosis. Can Anna be her own self and not always be there for Kate, or must she consider her own self secondary to the sister who is sick?"
  • "Een dertienjarig meisje, dat haar leven lang al donor is voor haar iets oudere zus die aan leukemie lijdt, begint zich af te vragen hoe lang ze zich nog wil blijven opofferen."

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  • "Domestic fiction, American"@en
  • "French language materials"
  • "Young adult works"@en
  • "Bildungsromans, American"@en
  • "Powieść amerykańska"@pl
  • "General fiction"@en
  • "Belletristische Darstellung"
  • "Fiction"@he
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@tr
  • "Large type books"@en
  • "Large type books"
  • "Young adult fiction"@en
  • "Powieść psychologiczna amerykańska"
  • "Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)"@en
  • "Americké romány"
  • "Domestic fiction"
  • "Domestic fiction"@en
  • "Medical novels"@en
  • "American fiction"
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Electronic books"@en

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  • "My sister's keeper : a novel"
  • "My sister's keeper : a novel"@en
  • "Angel dli︠a︡ sestry"
  • "Ma vie pour la tienne"
  • "Por la vida de mi hermana : novela"@en
  • "Por la vida de mi hermana : novela"
  • "My sister's keepers"@en
  • "Jie jie de shou hu zhe = My sister's keeper"
  • "Ssangdungi pyyŏl"
  • "Zi zi de shou hu zhe = My sister's keeper"
  • "Ma vie pour la tienne roman"
  • "姐姐的守护者"
  • "쌍둥이별"
  • "Čuvarica sestre svoje"
  • "Bez mojej zgody"
  • "Bez mojej zgody"@pl
  • "Šomeret aḥoti"
  • "שומרת אחותי"
  • "Jie jie de shou hu zhe"
  • "Rojena iz tvojega življenja"@sl
  • "Jie jie de shou hu shen"
  • "Por la vida de mi hermana : Novela"
  • "My sister's keeper"
  • "My sister's keeper"@en
  • "Sisareni puolesta"@fi
  • "My sister's keeper a novel"
  • "My sister's keeper a novel"@en
  • "My Sister's Keeper : A Novel"@en
  • "姊姊的守護者 = My sister's keeper"
  • "姊姊的守護者"
  • "My suster's keeper : a novel"@en
  • "Watashi no naka no anata"@ja
  • "Watashi no naka no anata"
  • "שןמרת אחותי"
  • "Ma vie pour la tienne [texte (gros caractères)]"
  • "My sisters keeper"
  • "Kız kardeşim için = My sister's keeper"
  • "Shomeret ʼaḥoti"@he
  • "Kız kardeşim için"@tr
  • "Shomeret aḥoti"
  • "My sister's keeper : a novel, now a motion picture"@en
  • "For min søsters skyld"@da
  • "わたしのなかのあなた"
  • "My Sister's Keeper"@en
  • "My Sister's Keeper"
  • "Por la vida de mi hermana (my sister's keeper) novela"
  • "Ma vie pour la tienne : roman"
  • "姐姐的守护者 = My sister's keeper"
  • "姐姐的守护神"
  • "Por la vida de mi hermana"
  • "Je to i můj život"

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