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After getting a new heart, 16-year-old is giving back — with a heart-healthy cookbook

Teen holds first book signing at Ronald McDonald House at Stanford

by Christian Trujano

On Tuesday, 16-year-old Justin Wang brought hope in the form of a healthy cookbook to patients and friends at the Ronald McDonald House at Stanford, where he lived for three months last year after receiving a heart transplant.

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Editorial Intern Christian Trujano can be emailed at ctrujano@paweekly.com. Pleasanton Weekly reporter Ryan J. Degan contributed to this report.

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Posted by anne
a resident of Green Acres
on May 5, 2019 at 12:48 pm

Congratulations, Justin! What a wonderful idea and accomplishment! Best wishes for a good and healthy life.

(Can I get the book with Kindle son I have it on hand all the time?)


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Posted by anne
a resident of Green Acres
on May 5, 2019 at 2:10 pm

Weekly,
Please include a link for those of us who want to buy the cookbook! I see lots of local coverage but not the info to buy it.


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Posted by Ying Wang
a resident of another community
on May 6, 2019 at 2:23 pm

Congratulations Justin! I'm so proud of you and am inspired by you! I love to see your big smile, thank you Justin!
-Love
Ying (Yang's college friend)


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