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The Beauty of Love: A Memoir of Miracles, Hope, and Healing
By Jorge Posada, Joe Torre (foreword by) and Laura Posada
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Atria Books
Publication date August 31, 2010
Pages 291
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781439103081
ISBN-10 1439103089
Dimensions 1.50 by 5.75 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.90 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $24.00
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:
JORGE
and LAURA POSADA were accustomed to being on top of the world. After a romantic courtship, the lives of these newlyweds were filled with unimaginable success and joy. But all of that changed when their first-born son was diagnosed with craniosynostosis, a birth defect that causes an abnormally shaped skull. Their priorities swiftly changed, as Jorge and Laura navigated their way through the challenges of their son’s diagnosis and eventual treatment, which has included eight major surgeries. Laura stayed home with her son, while Jorge suffered in silence as he tried to stay strong under the pressure to perform as a Yankees baseball player.

Amid their fear, confusion, and anxiety as young parents, they decided to keep their son’s sickness a secret to protect him from a media frenzy, but in time they realized it was this very celebrity status that would allow them to make a difference—not only for patients with craniosynostosis but for people suffering from any type of illness. They decided to open the Jorge Posada Foundation to help kids with the same condition, a decision that gave new meaning to their lives.

Before being a celebrity athlete or a lawyer, Jorge and Laura are a father and a mother, a husband and a wife—and the fortitude and foundations of their family values have helped them face even the worst of days. The Beauty of Love is more than a memoir about dealing with childhood illness—it is a heartfelt and uplifting illustration of how a couple can endure stress and strife and come out stronger on the other side.

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Hardcover
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With Jorge Posada, Monica Haim (other contributor), Laura Posada | from Atria Books (August 31, 2010); titled "The Beauty of Love: A Memoir of Miracles, Hope, and Healing"
9781439103081 | details & prices | 291 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.50 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $24.00
This edition also contains The Beauty of Love: A Memoir of Miracles, Hope, and Healing
About: JORGE and LAURA POSADA were accustomed to being on top of the world.
Paperback
With Jorge Posada, Laura Posada | from Atria Books (August 1, 2011)
9781439103104 | details & prices | 288 pages | List price $14.00
Miscellaneous
With Jorge Posada, Laura Posada | from Atria Books (December 31, 2012)
9781439149669 | details & prices | 336 pages | List price $14.00
Hardcover
Book cover for 9781439103081
 
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from Atria Books (August 31, 2010)
9781439103081 | details & prices | 291 pages | 5.75 × 8.75 × 1.50 in. | 0.90 lbs | List price $24.00
This edition also contains Beauty in Love
About: JORGE and LAURA POSADA were accustomed to being on top of the world.
Paperback
Book cover for 9781476786346
 
from Atria Books (April 12, 2014)
9781476786346 | details & prices | 291 pages | 5.50 × 8.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $19.99
About: JORGE and LAURA POSADA were accustomed to being on top of the world.

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