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Love Oliver: The Story Of a Short But Inspirational Little Life

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Andy and Jennifer Gill, from Fife in Scotland, tell the story of their "gorgeous boy" Oliver who was with them for five and a half months from the 10th of July to Christmas Day 2010. In his short life, he had gathered 2400 friends on Facebook alone.

Oliver was born with a rare and agressive form of cancer - Congenital Rhabdoid Tumour - yet he bravely faced this cancer with
Paperback, 128 pages
Published 2011 by Christian Focus Publications
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I borrowed this from my Mum, as I wanted a quick short read. At only 128 pages, this fit my needs perfectly. Unfortunately, I didn't realise it was going to be quite as heartbreaking as it was.

Love Oliver is a story about a little boy's fight for life, written by his parents. It was initially a series of blog/Facebook posts and email updates, so Andy and Jennifer Gill did not have to go through the pain of repeating themselves. Oliver was only born in July but died on Christmas Day, so he had a
Andrea Bradford
Dec 11, 2012 Andrea Bradford rated it it was amazing
This story had me gripped. it made me ball my eyes out. a frank and honest view from loving parents.
hard to read but well worth it.
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