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The Fear by Mark Cunnington

The Fear is a fictionalised version of real life events that have taken place during Mark's life. Mark's son Matt is central to this story; he survived a sudden cardiac arrest and subsequently became the first ever boy to gain a professional football apprenticeship after being implanted with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD).

Wider themes in the book include families and relationships - dementia is explored as two characters are living with dementia at the time of Matt's sudden cardiac arrest.

The Fear is available to purchase from Trio Publishing for £8.99 inc P&P. Please quote 'AATrio' in the instructions to merchant section when paying via Paypal to link your purchase to Arrhythmia Alliance. The Charity will then benefit from a £1.50 donation from each copy sold.

"The Fear is of great interest and an inspiration to others who have suffered a cardiac arrest."


"The medical descriptions relating to sudden cardiac arrest are accurately written...something rare in newspapers and many books."

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