Dream new dreams : reimagining my life after loss
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New York : Crown Archetype, c2012.
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Doubleday large print home library ed.
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xiii, 398 pages ; 22 cm.
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English
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9781617939969, 161793996X

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In Dream New Dreams, Jai Pausch shares her own story for the first time: her emotional journey from wife and mother to full-time caregiver, shuttling between her three young children and Randy's bedside as he sought treatment far from home; and then to widow and single parent, fighting to preserve a sense of stability for her family, while coping with her own grief and the challenges of running a household without a partner. Jai paints a vivid, honest portrait of a vital, challenging relationship between two strong people who faced a grim prognosis and the self-sacrificing decisions it often required. As she faced life without the husband she called her "magic man," Jai learned to make herself a priority to create a new life of hope and happiness--as she puts it, to "feel a spark of my own magic beginning to flicker." Dream New Dreams is a powerful story of grief, healing, and newfound independence. With advice artfully woven into an intimate, beautifully written narrative, Jai's story will inspire not only the legions of readers who made The Last Lecture a bestseller, but also those who are embarking on a journey of loss and renewal themselves.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Pausch, J. (2012). Dream new dreams: reimagining my life after loss (Doubleday large print home library ed.). Crown Archetype.

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Pausch, Jai, 1966-. 2012. Dream New Dreams: Reimagining My Life After Loss. New York: Crown Archetype.

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Pausch, Jai, 1966-. Dream New Dreams: Reimagining My Life After Loss New York: Crown Archetype, 2012.

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Pausch, Jai. Dream New Dreams: Reimagining My Life After Loss Doubleday large print home library ed., Crown Archetype, 2012.

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