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Meet the Author: Amy Silverstein

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Amy Silverstein is the author of Sick Girl, which won a “Books for a Better Life Award” and was a finalist for the Border’s Original Voices Award. She earned her Juris Doctor at New York University School of Law, has served on the Board of the United Network of Organ Sharing (UNOS), and is an active speaker and writer on women’s health issues and patient advocacy. She lives in New York.

Books by Amy Silverstein

My Glory Was I Had Such Friends

A Memoir

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In this heartrending and magical memoir, Amy Silverstein tells the story of the extraordinary group of women who helped sustain her in her time of greatest need. As Amy awaits her second heart transplant in 25 years, her friends drop everything and fly across the country to be by her bedside in a constant rotation, ensuring she isn't alone for a single minute of the long, emotional fight…  More »