Death Be Not Proud
Johnny Gunther was only seventeen years old when he died of a brain tumor. During the months of his illness, everyone near him was unforgettably impressed by his level-headed courage, his wit and quiet friendliness, and, above all, his unfaltering patience through times of despair. This deeply moving book is a father's memoir of a brave, intelligent, and spirited boy.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - LeslieHurd - LibraryThing
John Gunther, a journalist, wrote this book about his teenaged son Johnny's battle with a brain tumor and his ultimate death. Gunther writes without sentimentality about his son's intelligence and ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lucybrown - LibraryThing
A well-written tear- jerker. I read this as a teen and at that time really liked it. I wonder if I would now. Read full review