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When Breath Becomes Air by Paul Kalanithi
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Sep 25, 2016

it was amazing

This memoir, written by a neurosurgeon who was diagnosed with terminal cancer in his early 40s, will challenge you to rethink what you believe about death and about how to find meaning in your life. It's a beautiful, important book. Paul Kalanithi was uniquely qualified to write it, having dedicated much of his academic life before medical school to studying literature. Highly recommended.

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Reading Progress

January 7, 2016 – Shelved
January 7, 2016 – Shelved as: to-read
September 23, 2016 – Started Reading
September 25, 2016 – Finished Reading

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