The Little Big Things (Paperback)Henry Fraser (author)
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Introduced by J.K. Rowling, this is a unique and inspirational book about embracing life through adversity. An extraordinary book from an extraordinary individual.
Being challenged in life is inevitable, but being defeated is optional...
Henry Fraser was 17 years old when a tragic accident severely crushed his spinal cord. Paralysed from the shoulders down, he has conquered unimaginable difficulty to embrace life and a new way of living. Through challenging adversity, he has found the opportunity to grow and inspire others.
This book combines his wisdom and insight into finding the gifts in life's challenges, and will resonate with anyone facing an obstacle, no matter how big or small.
It includes Henry's thoughts on how to look at the right things and avoid the wrong, finding progress in whatever you do, and acknowledging and accepting the darkness when it comes.
Right at the heart of Henry's inspiring philosophy is his belief that every day is a good day.
Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
Number of pages: 176
Weight: 180 g
Dimensions: 198 x 128 x 20 mm
"Henry Fraser is one of the most remarkable people I've ever met." - J.K. Rowling
'This young man has an incredible story to tell that impressed me, moved me and has stayed with me. Everyone should read his book - it's just amazing.' - Jonathan Ross
'A young man who understands more about life than many of us.' - Donald McRae, The Guardian
'Henry Fraser's positive outlook, perseverance and passion for life are nothing short of extraordinary. Much can be learnt from this remarkable man.' - Laura Milne, Daily Express
'Emotionally-charged' - Daily Mail
'Fraser's incredibly courageous story will speak to anyone, but it will provide a message of hope for anyone facing seemingly insurmountable obstacles.' - Caroline Sanderson, The Bookseller
'An extraordinary work from an extraordinary individual, The Little Big Things is a unique and inspirational book, a defiant celebration of how to live well in the face of adversity.' - Martha Greengrass, Waterstones Blog
'This terrific book is recommended to all.' - Alan Pearey, Rugby World
'A story of survival and courage, and success against the odds... a highly recommended read.' - Jessica Gulliver, The Dulwich Diverter
'This is a memoir that will make you grateful as well as thoughtful.' - Rebecca Armstrong, i PAPER, Books of the Year 2017
'He is one of the most amazing human beings - and I challenge anyone to not be touched by his account.' - Hollie Grant @pilatespt, Psychologies
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