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Make a Wish for Me: A Family's Recovery from Autism

300 pages4 hours


Indie Reader Discovery Awards Winner for Parenting
National Indie Excellence Award Finalist
Hollywood Book Festival 2016 Honorable mention in general non-fiction
Bookvana 2016 Finalist in Parenting/Family
Bronze Medal Winner Inspirational Memoir-Female
Living Now Book Awards-Books for Better Living

When LeeAndra Chergey is told that her son, Ryan, is no longer considered “normal,” she and her family are forced into a new way of handling the outside world. Together, Chergey’s family and a team of carefully chosen therapists put in years of hard work, and eventually teach Ryan to speak and express emotions. Through it all, Chergey follows her heart—and in the process, she learns that being “normal” is not nearly as important as providing your child with a life full of joy, love, and acceptance. Tender and candid, Make A Wish For Me is a story of accepting and tackling a disability stigmatized and misunderstood by society.

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