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The Resource In every moment we are still alive, Tom Malmquist ; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch

In every moment we are still alive, Tom Malmquist ; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch

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In every moment we are still alive
Title
In every moment we are still alive
Statement of responsibility
Tom Malmquist ; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch
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Author
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Language
  • eng
  • swe
  • eng
Summary
Tom's heavily pregnant girlfriend Karin is rushed to hospital with severe flu. While the doctors are able to save the baby, they are helpless in the face of what transpires to be acute leukaemia, and in a moment as fleeting as it is cruel Tom gains a daughter but loses his soul-mate. In Every Moment is the story of a year that changes everything, as Tom must reconcile the fury of bereavement with the overwhelming responsibility of raising his daughter, Livia, alone
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When Tom's heavily pregnant girlfriend Karin is rushed to the hospital, doctors are able to save the baby. But they are helpless to save Karin from what turns out to be acute Leukemia. And in a cruel, fleeting moment Tom gains a daughter but loses his soul-mate. In Every Moment We Are Alive is the story of the year that changes everything, as Tom must reconcile the fury and pain of loss with the overwhelming responsibility of raising his daughter, Livia, alone
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Award
  • Loan Stars Favourites, 2018
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2018
Additional physical form
Also issued in electronic version.
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10620268
Cataloging source
NWPL
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1978-
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Malmquist, Tom
Dewey number
839.738
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Swedish
Literary form
fiction
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1962-
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Koch, Henning
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True
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  • Fathers and daughters
  • Life change events
  • Mothers
  • Childbirth
  • Single fathers
  • Bereavement
  • Parenting
  • Leukemia
Target audience
adult
Label
In every moment we are still alive, Tom Malmquist ; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch
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Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in Sweden in 2015 by Natur & Kultur
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059983423
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
277 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781473640016
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)988368093
Label
In every moment we are still alive, Tom Malmquist ; translated from the Swedish by Henning Koch
Publication
Copyright
Note
First published in Sweden in 2015 by Natur & Kultur
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000059983423
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
277 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9781473640016
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)988368093

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