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Knowing Jesse

Marianne Leone

Knowing Jesse

a mother"s story of grief, grace, and everyday bliss

by Marianne Leone

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English


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Jesse Cooper was an honor-roll student who loved to windsurf and write poetry. He also had severe cerebral palsy and was quadriplegic, unable to speak, and wracked by seizures. He died suddenly at age seventeen. His mother, Marianne Leone, chronicles her transformation by the remarkable life and untimely death of her child. An unforgettable memoir of joy, grief, and triumph, this book unlocks the secret of unconditional love and speaks to all families who strive to do right by their children.--[book jacket]

Edition Notes

StatementMarianne Leone
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCT275.L3676 A3 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 254 p. :
Number of Pages254
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24474995M
ISBN 101439183929, 143918416X
ISBN 109781439183922, 9781439184165
LC Control Number2010003446
OCLC/WorldCa464593451

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He also had severe cerebral palsy and was quadriplegic, unable to speak, and wracked by seizures. He died suddenly at age seventeen. A trade-paperback edition of Leone's book (previously entitled Knowing Jesse by Simon & Schuster) is being released tomorrow, April 5th.

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