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Sandy's Gift: Walking with the Light

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1996 the U.S. House of Representatives and President Bill Clinton passed a law today known as "HIPAA."

Sandy's Gift is an intimate and shocking true story that tells of the plight in which this law places American families with members afflicted by mental illness.
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Published March 27th 2016 by Cedar Forge Press
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Sherrey
3.5 stars

Thanks to the author for providing a copy of this book for my review.

Mental illness is not a high priority for care providers in our medical communities. Sarah’s Gift centers around the invasive and divisive nature of mental illness. There are also the difficulties encountered by the families in finding care facilities.

I had difficulty “getting into” Sarah’s Gift and the author’s writing style. Dunn’s writing style was stiff, reading as if these pages were business documents. Yet, I giv
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Angela Thompson
Mar 15, 2017 rated it really liked it
Reviewing a Memoir is a Little Difficult. A memoir isn't a work of fiction with neatly concluded plots or well rounded characters to love or hate. Memoirs are personal. Memoirs are real. Memoirs are often written in a somewhat inconsistent manner--jumping from memories to memories or grouping events without regard to forming a "flow" for the reader. The author jumps around a bit through the early stages of the book as he takes readers through the early years of his relationship with his wife and ...more
Jessica
Mar 23, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Till death do they part

The ultimate promised to love, in sickness and till death do they part is what I have learned from reading this book. It is a very long book but it is worth to read from the first until the last page. Goodness gracious, it is such a beautiful love story of happiness, sorrow and justice.

I am awe of Bill who is also my favorite character from this book. He is the ultimate husband of all time. This man has everything that every single women should dream of. He is not only wo
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Elisabeth Pintos
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Apr 27, 2016
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