Second Hand Heart

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Transworld, Sep 16, 2010 - Fiction - 480 pages
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One girl: Vida is nineteen, very sick, and has spent her short life preparing for death. But a new chance brings its own story, because for Vida to live, someone had to die.

One man: Richard has just lost his beloved wife in a car accident. He hasn't even begun to address his grief, but feels compelled to meet the girl who inherited his wife's heart.

Someone else's heart: In hospital Vida sees Richard and immediately falls in love. Of course he dismisses her as a foolish child. But is she? Can two people be bound by a second hand heart?

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User Review  - BEGivens - LibraryThing

It took me until 49% into the book to really get interested in it, which was evidenced by the fact that it took me over 3 months to read the first 49% and 2 days to read the last 51%. I also really ... Read full review

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User Review  - donnambr - LibraryThing

Theoretically this is the kind of book I really enjoy: emotional challenges, difficult dilemmas and scenarios that you hope you never ever find yourself in. In reality, however, I struggled to get ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Catherine Ryan Hyde is the author of several highly acclaimed novels including the award winning Pay It Forward, and the Richard & Judy bestseller Love in the Present Tense. She lives in Cambria, California.

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