The Boy Behind the Mask
Pub Date: Fall
Based on the 2001 Pulitzer Prize winning article, the heartbreaking
story of the fight to save a young boy from a deadly brain tumor.
writing is crisp and affecting... a deeply moving story, an
against-all-odds tale of bravery and faith."
drama, driven by Hallman's factual narration of events leading up to
Sam's coma and the political struggle between his pediatrician and the
hospital administration. Its conclusion is a testimony that miracles can
and do happen, but in their own time. And that some doctors care enough
to take extraordinary measures and even place their careers in jeopardy
to save their patients' lives.... Sam touches the heart of its readers
from the first page to the last."
--Rocky Mountain News
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