Change of Heart: A Memoir

Change of Heart: A Memoir

by Claire Sylvia, William Novak
     
 

Struck by a fatal disease, her life saved by a heart and lung transplant, Claire Sylvia emerged from her near-death experience feeling like a different person, with different tastes, sensations, even memories. Prompted by a dream, she sought the family of the young man whose heart now pumped in her chest. And when she did, she discovered the mysterious realm where… See more details below

Overview

Struck by a fatal disease, her life saved by a heart and lung transplant, Claire Sylvia emerged from her near-death experience feeling like a different person, with different tastes, sensations, even memories. Prompted by a dream, she sought the family of the young man whose heart now pumped in her chest. And when she did, she discovered the mysterious realm where two humans became as one. Now she shares her story and cites new scientific evidence, as she leads us on a journey to a new understanding of who we are.

Editorial Reviews

Library Journal - Library Journal
Sylvia gets more than a new heart after a transplant operation: she finds she has acquired the tastes and desires of the 18-year-old boy who was her donor.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781570424861
Publisher:
Hachette Audio
Publication date:
06/28/1997
Series:
Time Warner Audio Books Series
Edition description:
Abridged, 2 Cassettes, 3 hours
Product dimensions:
4.13(w) x 6.76(h) x 0.56(d)

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Deepak Chopra
This is a story that must be told and heard...a fascinating example of how cellular memory can outlive physical death.

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