Cameron Kelsey is running out of time. He’s thirteen and needs a heart transplant. He wants to be able to do all the normal things a thirteen year old can do, but with no human donor available Cameron is given the option of being involved in something groundbreaking, and given a pig heart transplant which will save his life. Cameron agrees, and all seems well… .at first. A powerful and thought-provoking story for older children, Pig Heart Boy deals with a number of important issues including friendship, loss and the desire to fit in.