Now in tradepaper: The compelling and heartwarming story of a young baseball prodigy who began sharing vivid memories of being famed American baseball player Lou Gehrig.
At the tender age of two, baseball prodigy Christian Haupt began sharing vivid memories of being a baseball player in the 1920s and '30s. From riding cross-country on trains, to his fierce rivalry with Babe Ruth, Christian described historical facts about the life of American hero and baseball legend Lou Gehrig that he could not have possibly known at the time.
Distraught by her son's uncanny revelations, Christian's mother, Cathy, embarked on a sacred journey of discovery that would shake her beliefs to the core and forever change her views on life and death.
In this compelling and heartwarming memoir, Cathy Byrd shares her remarkable experiences, the lessons she learned as she searched to find answers to this great mystery, and a story of healing in the lives of these intertwined souls.
The Boy Who Knew Too Much will inspire even the greatest skeptics to consider the possibility that love never dies.
|Publisher:||Hay House Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.90(d)|
About the Author
Cathy Byrd is a residential real estate broker and mother of two young children who never had aspirations of becoming a writer until her two-year-old son began sharing memories of being a baseball player in the 1920s and '30s. A Southern California native, Cathy received her B.A. from UCLA and her M.B.A. from Pepperdine University. Prior to becoming a Realtor, Cathy had an exciting 10-year career in sports marketing, working for the World Cup and Olympic Torch Relay Organizing Committees and serving as vice president of the Magic Johnson Foundation. The most likely place to find Cathy in her free time is at a youth baseball field.
Table of Contents
Foreword Jack Canfield xiii
Introduction Eben Alexander, M.D. xix
Chaptfr 1 Baseball Fever 1
Chapter 2 Babe Ruth Was Mean to You? 13
Chapter 3 Tall like Daddy 27
Chapter 4 Old Souls 37
Chaptfr 5 The Grudge 45
Chapter 6 Finding Lou Gehrig 53
Chapter 7 Possessed or Crazy 59
Chapter 8 Spring Fever 67
Chapter 9 Take We Out to the Ball Game 77
Chapter 10 The Pitch 85
Chapter 11 A National Treasure 91
Chapter 12 I Just Know 99
Chapter 13 The Good Doctor Comes to Town 109
Chapter 14 I Will Find You 119
Chapter 15 A Mother's Love 133
Chapter 16 Love Never Dies 139
Chapter 17 Whispers of the Soul 145
Chapter 18 Baseball Heaven 157
Chapter 19 The Pride of the Yankees 165
Chapter 20 Family Heirlooms 175
Chapter 21 Heaven Sent 187
Chapter 22 Finding Mom Gehrig 199
Chapter 23 108 Stitches 209
Epilogue: A Wink from the Universe 215
About the Author 229