Alex: The Life of a Child


ollowing a battle against cystic fibrosis, the #1 genetic killer of children. Her poignant and uplifting story touched the hearts of millions when it was first published and then made into a memorable TV movie. In a new Introduction, her father summarizes some of the developments made in combating the disease and tells how the family has come to terms with her loss. Illustrations.

Alex: The Life of a Child 1997, Rutledge Hill Press, Nashville

ISBN-13: 9781558535527

Trade paperback

Alex: The Life of a Child 1984, Signet Book

ISBN-13: 9780451131980

Mass-market paperback