Get In The Game
Nothing Missing: You Have Everything Needed To Succeed
 
 
Status:   Active
Isbn:   1546014241
Isbn-13:   9781546014249
UPC:   
Speedy#:   147843
CPC Super:   Inspiration
CPC Primary:   Motivation
CPC Sub:   Biography and Autobiography
Author:   Laue Kevin
Binding:   Trade Paper
Publisher:   Hachette/Worthy Books
On Hand:   60
Case Qty:   20
Price:   18.49
  
Due Date:   
Weight lbs.:   0.36
No Picture

 
Blurb: An inspirational story of faith and perseverance of an athlete who was born without an arm and despite all the odds became the first player missing a limb to play NCAA Division 1 basketball.

Even before entering the world, Kevin Laue was a fighter. He should have died in childbirth, as the umbilical cord was wrapped around his neck twice, but he survived because his left arm was in the middle of it, allowing blood to flow to his brain. But since circulation was cut off in that arm, he was born with his left arm ending just below his elbow.

GET IN THE GAME is Kevin's story of transformation: Moving from anger to joy. From embarrassment to confidence. From the sidelines and wishing his life was different to getting in the game and showing who he is. Kevin's arduous journey to becoming the first NCAA Division I basketball player missing a limb has given him keen insights to help anyone who feels trapped and defeated by less-than-perfect circumstances, whether physical, mental, or environmental.

Kevin doesn't encourage readers to simply accept and live with their challenges, hurts, and losses. He spurs them on to believe any weakness can, in reality, become the one thing that propels them to achieve their greatest potential. As Kevin has learned throughout his life, you can't win if you don't get in the game!


Attention returning customers, please call 1 800 665 1468 and talk to one of our amazing customer service staff to activate your account on the updated wordalive.ca website.