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Making Toast

by Roger Rosenblatt

Hardcover, 166 pages, Harpercollins, List Price: $21.99 |

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When his daughter, Amy, collapses and dies from an asymptomatic heart condition, Rosenblatt and his wife leave their home on Long Island to move in with their son-in-law and their three young grandchildren. He peels back the layers on this most personal of losses to create a testament to familial love.

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Author Roger Rosenblatt with his grandson James. Rosenblatt told Melissa Block in an All Things Considered interview that he titled his book Making Toast because "it is a simple gesture of moving on." Ginny Rosenblatt hide caption

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Author Roger Rosenblatt with his grandson James. Rosenblatt is a journalist and the author of many other books, including Lapham Rising. Ginny Rosenblatt hide caption

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'Making Toast': Simple Gestures For Moving On

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