Because Life is a Gift : Stories of Hope, Courage and Perseverance
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    Because Life is a Gift : Stories of Hope, Courage and Perseverance (English, Paperback, Disha)

    Because Life is a Gift : Stories of Hope, Courage and Perseverance  (English, Paperback, Disha)

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    • Language: English
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: Srishti Publishers & Distributors
    • ISBN: 9789382665250, 9382665250
    • Edition: 1st Edition, 2014
    • Pages: 208
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    Description

    This book will be an inspirational read for all of us and will help us live our life to the fullest. It contains stories that stress on the importance of courage and hope.

    Summary of the Book

    We come across people who could tell you a story of courage everyday. They have braved the worst times and made a place for themselves in the world. This book brings to you a collection of stories that speak of hope, courage and perseverance. A little boy is confined to a wheelchair, but that doesn’t stop him from becoming India’s youngest patent holder in chess. An Army major who was declared dead in the Kargil war is now known for being India’s first blade runner. These stories will show you that, with enough motivation and encouragement, a differently abled person is capable of much more than we think.

    About Disha

    Disha is an IIM Calcutta alumni and works in the corporate sector, besides being actively involved with various social issues. Disha's energetic smile has helped her be a winner against various odds and keeps her going. Because Life is a Gift is her second book, intended to bring about a social change, after her first book My Beloved's MBA Plans received rave reviews from leading magazines, newspapers and readers.

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    Book Details
    • Publication Year
      • 2014 October
    • Book Type
      • Non Fiction Book
    Contributors
    • Authored By
      • Disha
    Dimensions
    • Width
      • 5.1 inch
    • Height
      • 7.75 inch
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    Story of Many Heroes

    This book is the story of many heroes who have fought against the back-stabbing society, against the abnormal circumstances, against their annoying fates and have come out with flying colors.
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    Inspiring and nicely developed

    A well-intentioned book, well researched and nicely written. The real-life stories of physically challenged people are very inspiring.
    Congratulations to Disha for having conceived and written a book about people who overcame their physical handicap to achieve success and thus became an inspiration to others.
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    Yes, Life is indeed a gift

    It completely changes the way of how you look certain people... People whom we often look at and feel sympathy for.. 'Because life is a gift' no matter what all God has given you.. If you have will, you definitely can make your mark in this world!
    Going through these stories makes you feel how gifted you are yourself, but have you utilized that gift so beautifully as some of these specially gifted people have.. ??
    Each character has his/her unique story,which is inspiring in its own way!
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    1 Nov, 2014

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    AWESOME BOOK FOR INSTANT & HUGE INSPIRATION::Real Life Heroes & Heroines

    Awesome book on Real Life Heroes & Heroines ..Specially a special kid bound to wheel chair, 'Hridayeshwar Singh Bhati", who brought tempest in the world of inventions with his trembling fingers. With only brain & fingers intact, he became youngest patent holder of India & Youngest disable patent holder of the World. A BIG SALUTE TO THE AMAZING KID WHO IS PRIDE OF EVERY INDIAN & WHO INSPIRES WORLD..In true sense he is the "Mini Stephen Hawkings of India" & Another Disability icon after "Wilma ...
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    REALLY LIFE IS A GIFT

    This book is really a very good collection of the stories of those persons , and while reading it touches the heart which make me cry and feel that the title is absolutely correct as 'Life is a Gift'

    I suggest every one to read and recommend to others .....
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    Very Good

    Worth reading
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