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Perfect strangers : friendship, strength, and recovery after Boston's worst day / Roseann Sdoia.

Sdoia, Roseann, (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781610397001
  • ISBN: 1610397002
  • Description: vii, 246 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, [2017]

Available copies

  • 1 of 14 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Saugus.

Current holds

5 current holds with 14 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Saugus Adult Nonfiction Sdoia (Text to Phone) Checked out 05/18/2017

Content descriptions

Contents Note: Introduction: Two years later -- Vertically challenged -- Before -- The little white sock -- "STRIKE THE BOX!" -- Boston's finest: Police Officer Shana Cottone -- Awake -- The kid with the tourniquet -- Let the healing begin -- One step at a time -- Genie: the new normal -- Two steps forward, one or two back -- The brothers and their bombs -- The last half mile -- Epilogue: Moving on.
Summary: A survivor of the Boston Marathon bombing describes how the explosion that amputated her foot and took the lives of those near her actually lead to unexpectedly beautiful moments in her life as she maintained friendships with those who came to her aid.

Citation:

Sdoia, Roseann, "Perfect strangers : friendship, strength, and recovery after Boston's worst day," New York : PublicAffairs, [2017] ©2017

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