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We hear from family, too

Marlisa, What a nice way to start a Sunday morning ! Tom & I were reading the papers and Tom came across an article on Grandpa in our little hometown newspaper . Sweet ! Our paper is the Daily Times in Salisbury, Maryland….article written by John Christoffersen from the AP> I read the book the … Continue reading »

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More messages to keep us going

Here’s another heartening message: Hi Marlisa! I just saw an online video clip of your grandpa, and it brought tears to my eyes.  I am a teacher (past, Elementary, currently Adult English as a Second Language) and a Life Coach.  I found your grandfather’s story moving and inspirational! I just bought four copies of his … Continue reading »

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We hear from teachers, too

I just wanted to say that I am a teacher and have used your grandfather’s story as a way to inspire learning in my classroom. I know you are very proud of him. I would be too! God bless him, you and your families. Kathreen Mendoza Chaffin Junior High School Fort Smith, Arkansas She’s right. … Continue reading »

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More fan mail

We just keep getting these wonderful messages from young readers who have heard James’ story: Hi, My Name is Ashley and I heard What Has happened to You! This is amazing for you!! Congrats!! And My BFF grace sent You a Message to! I’m hoping to see your book soon!! This i sJUST WOW To … Continue reading »

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We get wonderful email

Just had to share this : I am a 39 year old working mother of 3 boys, who just saw James’ story on NBC 30. It truly made me smile One of the most inspiring stories I have heard in a long time !! I work as a Bilingual Teachers Assistant in New Britain CT, and … Continue reading »

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