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Beaches
DVD
2005
0 available of 5 items

Two childhood friends are reunited in their middle age and one learns she is dying of a fatal disease.

The last lecture —Pausch, Randy, author.
Book
2015
36 available of 40 items

Reflections of a Carnegie Mellon computer science professor who lectured on "Really achieving your childhood dreams," shortly after having been diagnosed with terminal cancer. His advice concerns seizing the moment while...

The top five regrets of the dying : a life transformed by the dearly departing —Ware, Bronnie.
Book
2012
0 available of 3 items

A palliative care nurse collects the most common regrets of her terminally ill patients, and explains how to positively address issues before succumbing to illness or old age.

Where the river ends —Martin, Charles, 1969-
Book
2008
18 available of 22 items

Ten years into their marriage, Doss Michaels and his terminally-ill wife Abbie embark upon a 130-mile trip down the St Marys River, a voyage he promised her in their early courtship.

The blue butterfly
DVD
2006
5 available of 6 items

Tells the story of a terminally ill 10-year-old boy whose dream is to catch the most beautiful butterfly on Earth, the Blue Morpho. His mother persuades a renowned entomologist to take them to the jungle to search for it...

The salt path —Winn, Raynor, author.
Book
2018
2 available of 8 items

Just days after Raynor learns that her husband of 32 years, Moth, is terminally ill, their home is taken away and they lose their livelihood. With nothing left and little time, they make the brave and impulsive decision ...

The farewell
DVD
2019
35 available of 44 items

Chinese-born, U.S.-raised Billi reluctantly returns to Changchun to find that, although the whole family knows their beloved matriarch, Nai-Nai, has been given mere weeks to live, everyone has decided not to tell Nai Nai...

The moment she left —Lewis, Susan, 1956- author.
Book
2017
18 available of 20 items

MODERN and CONTEMPORARY FICTION (POST C 1945). Kesterly-on-Sea is full of secrets. Some are darker than others; many are shameful. One is even deadly. Andee is an ex-detective whose marriage is breaking up. So when a you...

The fault in our stars —Green, John, 1977-
Book
2014
89 available of 108 items

Sixteen-year-old Hazel, a stage IV thyroid cancer patient, has accepted her terminal diagnosis until a chance meeting with a boy at cancer support group forces her to reexamine her perspective on love, loss, and life.

The dark and the wicked
DVD
2020
2 available of 33 items

On a secluded farm, a man is bedridden and fighting through his final breaths while his wife slowly succumbs to overwhelming grief. Siblings Louise and Michael return home to help, but it doesn't take long for them to se...

The hero
DVD
2017
10 available of 17 items

A wonderfully nuanced performance by Sam Elliott fuels this moving mix of drama and comedy about Lee Hayden, a once-great western movie star faced with a terminal pancreatic cancer diagnosis. Keeping his illness a secret...

A walk to remember —Sparks, Nicholas, author.
Book
1999
49 available of 55 items

"There was a time when the world was sweeter... when the women in Beaufort, North Carolina, wore dresses, and the men donned hats. Every April, when the wind smells of both the sea and lilacs, Landon Carter remembers 195...

Breaking bad. The complete 1st season
DVD
2009
5 available of 12 items

Walter, a modest high school chemistry teacher, discovers a new purpose in life when he learns he has terminal cancer and turns to a life of crime using his chemical knowledge to provide for his family.

The fault in our stars
DVD
2014
49 available of 53 items

Hazel and Gus are two teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on a journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous given that Hazel's other constant companio...

Lampedusa : a novel —Price, Steven, 1976- author.
Book
2019
30 available of 35 items

In sun-drenched Sicily, among the decadent Italian aristocracy of the late 1950s, Giuseppe Tomasi, the last prince of Lampedusa, struggles to complete a novel that will be his lasting legacy. With a firm devotion to the ...

Babyteeth
DVD
2020
6 available of 14 items

When gravely ill teenager Milla falls deeply in love with petty drug dealer Moses, it's her parents' worst nightmare. But as Milla's first encounter with love brings her a new lust for life, things get difficult and trad...

Breaking bad. The final season
DVD
2013
3 available of 9 items

In the final episodes, Emmy winners Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul bring the saga of Breaking Bad to a bloody conclusion in their roles as meth kingpin Walter White and his guilt-ridden partner Jesse Pinkman. As each trie...

After class
DVD
2020
4 available of 7 items

An NYC Professor (Justin Long) spends the week reconnecting with his family while defending his reputation over controversial behavior at his college. Meanwhile, his family is determined to make an around-the-clock effor...

The dancing dogs of Dombrova
DVD
2020
1 available of 5 items

An estranged sister and brother travel to Poland at the request of their dying grandmother to retrieve an object from her past.

Ghostopolis —TenNapel, Doug.
Graphic Novel
2010
16 available of 22 items

"Garth Hale is as good as dead...The only problem is he's still alive. When Garth Hale is accidentally zapped into the ghost world by Frank Gallows, a washed-up ghost wrangler, he discovers that he has special powers. So...

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