Story by true story, the parents of A Special Mother is Born echo the poignant and dramatic truth of the Prophet Isaiah's words, "... and a little child shall lead them (Isa 11: 6)." Come read 33 real-life accounts of parents of children with special needs. This book offers straight talk about the gritty and redeeming "soul" work of parenting as it radiates unvarnished encouragement for anyone facing similar challenges. Filled with moments of faith and frustration, turmoil and transcendence, these Moms and Dads -- and their kids! -- will awaken your heart to the kaleidoscope of life's real joys, and the healing power of love. Leticia Velasquez has compiled a compelling collection of stories and social commentary that shines light on the beauty and dignity of every human person.
Pat Gohn, writer, catechist, and host of the Among Women podcast.