Handle with Care (Paperback)
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Handle with Care (Paperback)

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Paperback Published: 10/12/2009
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Charlotte O'Keefe's beautiful, much-longed-for, adored daughter Willow is born with osteogenesis imperfecta - a very severe form of brittle bone disease. If she slips on a crisp packet she could break both her legs, and spend six months in a half body cast. After years of caring for Willow, her family faces financial disaster. Then Charlotte is offered a lifeline. She could sue her obstetrician for wrongful birth - for not having diagnosed Willow's condition early enough in the pregnancy to be able to abort the child. The payout could secure Willow's future. But to get it would mean Charlotte suing her best friend. And standing up in court to declare that she would have prefered that Willow had never been born ...

Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
ISBN: 9780340979037

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“Great read.”

Definate recommend, Jodi Picoult does not disapoint!
With deeply moving themes throughout this book, and impossible moral questions which repeatedly appearing. This book will be pulling your heart strings from start... More

Paperback edition
24th August 2010
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“Handle with Care”

Picoult's latest does not disappoint! This time the story focuses on little Willow O'Keefe, a child born with severe brittle bone disease, and the struggle her family go through when they file a wrongful... More

Paperback edition
3rd March 2010
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“An Amazing story”

This was the first Jodi Picoult book i've read i got it for Christmas and i was like yeah great. When i read the book it got really interesting and the plot kept thicking all the time throwing in new stories and... More

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9th February 2010
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