The award-winning story of a young woman who triumphed over devastating odds to touch countless lives the world over with the healing message of Christ.
In a split second on a hot July afternoon, a diving accident transformed the life of Joni Eareckson Tada forever. She went from being an active young woman to facing every day in a wheelchair. In this unforgettable autobiography, Joni reveals each step of her struggle to accept her disability and discover the meaning of her life. The hard-earned truths she discovers and the special ways God reveals his love are testimonies to faith's triumph over hardship and suffering.
The new 25th Anniversary edition of this award-winning story--which has more than 3,000,000 copies in print in over 40 languages--will introduce a new generation of readers to the incredible greatness of God's power and mercy at work in those who fully give their hearts and lives to him. Joni has written an afterword in which she describes the events that have occurred in her life since the book's publication in 1976, including her marriage to Ken Tada and the expansion of her worldwide ministry to families affected by disability.
Joni is now available for the first time in an unabridged audio version read by the author.
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this book is great
I read this book when i was about 10 years old and i am now 34years old, i could not put this book down. I read the whole book in one go it was brilliant and now i have an ipod i can listen to it when ever i want, i think that Joni is such an inspiration, i myself am disabled but have been since birth but think it must be more difficult if you become disabled and i think Joni is absoloutely brilliant and i think that her book is the best book i have ever read.