The Boy Who Gave His Heart Away

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The Boy Who Gave His Heart Away

Released Today - Thursday 6th April 2017This book by Cole Morton tells the story of Martin Burton, who was a multi organ donor at age 16 years and the young man, Marc, who received his heart in 2003. It is told through the words of all those involved in this emotional journey, how Martin’s parents had the honour of meeting Marc and his family and the incredible bond which has grown between the two mums.Sue and Linda have been involved in lots of publicity for the launch of the book, including interviews by the Scottish Sunday Mail, The Sun and Radio Scotland. Both mums are attending a launch event at Waterstones, Trafalgar Square next week, followed by an appearance on BBC Breakfast, all of which will help to raise awareness of organ and tissue donation.Linda and her family are arranging a fund raising event on 21st April in Lochwinnock which will be covered by the Scottish Daily Record.Copies of the book will be available on our website by the end of April at a cost of £10.00 + p&p.