Learning to Walk

eBook (PDF), 224 Pages
(4 Ratings)
Price: $8.75
On June 12, 2000 Lisa Burnette entered the Royal London Hospital, suffering from meningococcal septicaemia – a life-threatening infection. After the removal of her legs, nine operations and five months in hospital Lisa began a gruelling recovery process. Moving back to her native Australia, Lisa had to leave behind the carefree lifestyle of her early twenties and begin a new life; life as an amputee. It was to be the start of a powerful journey for Lisa. Of the strenuous physical challenges to recovery mapped against the inevitable emotional hurdles. It has been a journey with numerous layers, a journey she continues to this day and a journey that Lisa now makes, step by step.
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4 People Reviewed This Product
  • By Judy Purkiss
    Aug 30, 2009
    "Review - Excellent" Beautifully written and brutally honest. Captivating from start to finish.
  • By cassynoel
    Aug 22, 2009
    "Excellent" A thought provoking read, that will challenge me in my practice as a nurse in the years to come. Beautifully written.
  • By anderskm
    Aug 2, 2009
    "Excellent" You have written your autobiography from the depths of frustration to coping with your disability. It was a book I couldn’t put down – it was an inspiring read and I know it will be useful with other survivors of meningococcal disease.
  • By Debbie Yates
    May 21, 2009
    "Wonderful read" Great book from start to finish... the type you keep reading until the wee hours of the morning. Really well written and inspiring. Highly recommended.
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Lisa Burnette
September 29, 2011
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