FAST SUMMARY - When Breath Becomes Air - Paul Kalanithi



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The book When Breath Becomes Air was written by Paul Kalanithi. It was published in 2016 by Random House, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC. The foreword was written by Abraham Verghese. It is classified in the Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data under Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs, Medical / General, and Social Science / Death & Dying. The book explores Paul Kalanithi's experience as a neurosurgeon diagnosed with terminal lung cancer at age 36. He grapples with questions of life, death, and meaning as he faces his mortality. The book remains unfinished due to his declining health, providing insight into his urgent quest to convey his perspective on life and death.