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Gifted Hands: The Ben Carson Story

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13 out of 18 people found this review helpful.

Gifted Hands: Ben Carson

Oh my goodness!!!! Where can I start? This book was truly amzing and inspirational. I absolutely loved it! Dr. Ben Carson's story is truly incredible. He grew up without much, and was teased a lot as a child, but he still managed to keep his head up, stay at the top of ...
Oh my goodness!!!! Where can I start? This book was truly amzing and inspirational. I absolutely loved it! Dr. Ben Carson's story is truly incredible. He grew up without much, and was teased a lot as a child, but he still managed to keep his head up, stay at the top of his class, and eventually, he followed his dream, and became one of the world's top neurosurgeons. I admire him so much. I would recommend this book to EVERYONE. It's for people of all ages, and this book will truly touch you and possibly change the way you see things and people. Please read this book!

posted by ZoZo on April 13, 2009

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1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

The Magic Education

A ¿Gifted Hands¿ is an excellent book. It talked about one black guy, Ben Carson who became a successful surgeon through his education and experience. Ben suffered the discrimination because his black skin but Ben knew education will change his whole life. Furthermor...
A ¿Gifted Hands¿ is an excellent book. It talked about one black guy, Ben Carson who became a successful surgeon through his education and experience. Ben suffered the discrimination because his black skin but Ben knew education will change his whole life. Furthermore, He should appreciate God offered him a pair of gifted hands who can save people¿s lives who are on the verge of dying. I learned from this book how education is important for everyone that people can respect you from your skills. If everyone gets better education in your life, it will change your whole life because the education will communicate with the world.

posted by Anonymous on October 15, 2001

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  • Posted January 25, 2013

    the twins are vegetables. so much for 7th day avendtist genius

    the twins are vegetables. so much for 7th day avendtist genius

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 9, 2003

    Arrogant

    Very self serving. For shame.

    0 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted September 24, 2013

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