Take an up close and personal look into the lives of some well-known Christians who are successful leaders in their careers. The Today's Heroes series features everyday people who overcame great adversity to become modern-day heroes. Kids ages 8 to 12 will be inspired by the compelling stories of courageous individuals who are making a real difference.
In Today's Heroes: Joni Eareckson Tada learn the inspiring story of a complex and strong-willed woman. At the age of seventeen, Joni broke her neck in a diving accident, and she would never move her arms and legs again.
Strengthened by her faith, family, and friends, Joni learned how to draw with her mouth, speak to large audiences, and even drive a specially equipped van. Read the remarkable story of how Joni's tragedy ultimately became her greatest triumph.
|Product dimensions:||4.80(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.30(d)|
|Age Range:||9 - 12 Years|
About the Author
Deborah Shaw Lewis has authored or coauthored more than a dozen books, has taught school, does professional storytelling, speaks on motherhood and family issues, and holds a master's degree in early childhood development. She and Gregg are the parents of five children.