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    Here if You Need Me: A True Story - the story of Kate Braestrup's remarkable journey from grief to faith to happiness. It is dramatic, funny, deeply moving, and simply unforgettable, an uplifting account about finding God through helping others, and the tale of the small miracles that occur every day when life and love are restored.

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  • Kari Harlan Knofel

    Fantastic memoir from chaplain, Kate Braestrup. #1 Fav Book. Changed the way I see Life & Death.

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