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Reader recommendation: Knocking on Heaven's Door

Monitor readers share their favorite book picks.

By Glen Cuchine, Boise, Idaho / January 2, 2014

I've been considering my own final wishes in regard to resuscitation and end-of-life issues. I heard an interview with Katy Butler on NPR and picked up her book Knocking on Heaven's Door: The Path to a Better Way of Death. It is a very eye-opening and sensitive treatment of these issues as experienced by one family. I highly recommend it.

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