Mawson, Robert The Lazarus Child
New York Bantam Books 1998 0739400053 / 9780739400050 Large Print Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket
Illustrated by Werner, Honi (cover)
Large Print Edition. DJ has very slight edgewear. A bright, attractive copy.
"It takes just a moment for a family’s life to be changed forever. For a 12-year-old to dash across the street. For his 7-year-old sister to follow him into traffic. For a bus to swerve out of control. In one horrible flying moment, a family’s life is shattered.. Frankie Heywood lies in a coma so deep, no one can reach her. It’s a parent’s worst nightmare. For months the Heywoods have waited for the least sign of hope, watching helplessly as doctors merely keep her body functioning. Crying as their son, Ben, slips deeper into emotional isolation. Desperately, the Heywoods grasp at their last chance-the brilliant neurologist Elizabeth Chase. Although Lizzie’s revolutionary work offers the Heywoods their only hope, it draws the unwanted attention of those intent upon stopping her...."; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall