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New York Times
The Choices Patients Make
The New York Times, October 2008
"Long-term heart transplant survivor Amy Silverstein writes about the choices she has made, and the complex emotions that inform those decisions, in her memoir Sick Girl (Grove Press, 2007). In the lives of the chronically ill, she writes, 'Despair most certainly can coexist with joy. Anger with hope. Sadness with gratitude.'"
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Elle Magazine
The Heart of the Matter
Elle, October 2007
"The odds confronted in Silverstein's memoir, Sick Girl, are daunting, and the crowning miracle is that she wrote this feisty, insightful, improbable book at all. Silverstein has cheated death to thrive in her post-transplant existence and to write about it with incredible courage, determination, self-scrutiny, and verve."
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Marie Claire
Fixing My Heart
Marie Claire, October 2007
"It's not easy to live with a transplanted heart, yet your book is really the first time your friends and family had a glimpse of how hard it is. Amy: 'Yeah. People don't recognize that it's hard because I'm not toting around an oxygen tank, and I appear to be fine. I kind of live a disguised life...'"
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Oprah Magazine
True Stories of Love, Loss, Longing
O Magazine, October 2007
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Glamour Magazine
7 Things You'll Love This Month
Glamour, October 2007
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Good Housekeeping Magazine
No Matter What Mood You're in, We Have a Great Book for You
Good Housekeeping, October 2007
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Health Magazine
5 Minutes With...A Heart-Transplant Survivor
Health, October 2007
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Health Magazine
Living with a Transplanted Heart
People, October 2007
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Self Magazine
Close to the Heart
Self, November 2007
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Life Extension Magazine
Heart Girl
Life Extension, December 2007
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Metro
Change of Heart
Metro, December 2007
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Life Extension Magazine
What's New
Newsday, October 2007
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