The promise of stardust: [a novel]
Priscille Sibley's The Promise of Stardust is a haunting and unforgettable debut novel about life and death and love, set against a moral dilemma that may leave you questioning your own beliefs.
Matt Beaulieu has loved Elle McClure since he was two years old. Now married and expecting their first child, Elle suffers a fatal accident. To keep the baby alive, Matt goes against his wife's wishes and keeps his wife on life support. But Matt's mother thinks that Elle should be euthanized, and she's ready to fight for what she believes is the right thing.
A stunning, compassionate examination of one of the most intricate ethical issues of our time, The Promise of Stardust, will stay with you, long after the last page has been read.
|Grouped Work ID||3e29ce99-3f68-4a36-1ceb-d2bfb79e0cbb|
|Grouping Title||promise of stardust|
|Grouping Author||sibley priscille|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-09-18 23:20:17PM|
|Last Indexed||2018-09-19 00:04:19AM|
|detailed_location_catalog||Main Library - Adult Fiction|
|display_description||"After an accident leaves his wife Elle brain dead, Matt Beaulieu, resolving to take her off life support, changes his mind when the doctors discover that she is pregnant - a decision that results in a controversial legal battle with Elle's family." -- from publisher.|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
|owning_location_catalog||Main Kids, Main Library|
|record_details||ils:CARL0000400029|Book|Books|1st ed.|English|William Morrow,|c2013.|402, 14 p. ; 21 cm., overdrive:65f47a32-8eda-4d8b-a698-d2537b187d35|eBook|eBook||English|HarperCollins|2013||
|subject_facet||Terminal care -- Fiction|
|title_display||The promise of stardust :|
|title_full||The Promise of Stardust A Novel, The promise of stardust : [a novel] / Priscille Sibley|
|title_short||The promise of stardust :|
|topic_facet||Fiction, Literature, Terminal care|