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Celebrate Through Heartsongs

Stepanek, Mattie J. T.; Lewis, Jerry (Foreword)

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ISBN 10: 0786869453 / ISBN 13: 9780786869459
Published by Hyperion Books VSP Books, 2002
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Like-new condition. Appears unread. NO remainder marks or clippings. Tight spine, bright pages. Illustrated. NO writing, marks or tears inside book. Synopsis: Mattie Stepanek's fourth collection of poetry is a joyful "thank you" for life. In Celebrate Through Heartsongs, Mattie conveys the message that there is always a reason for happiness-whatever one's life circumstances. While acknowledging his own grief-at the loss of his three siblings and in living with a rare form of muscular dystrophy-Mattie can also see that to live fully, one must "celebrate life, every day, in some way." In this new collection, Mattie finds dozens of ways to celebrate. In sections titled "Celebrate Nature," "Celebrate Thoughts and Dreams," "Celebrate Special Days," "Celebrate Life," and "Celebrate Everyday Heroes," Mattie says thank you time and again. Beauty and joy abound, as long as you know how to look at life. Open this book and understand that no one is without the opportunity to celebrate, through Mattie's Heartsongs and your own. Jerry Lewis: My kids always amaze me,but none more than Mattie Stepanek, whose poetry reflects a heart and mind that soar beyond his 12 years. Bookseller Inventory # 042245

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Title: Celebrate Through Heartsongs

Publisher: Hyperion Books VSP Books

Publication Date: 2002

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: First Edition

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Mattie J.T. Stepanek is an award-winning poet whose struggle with a rare form of muscular dystrophy has touched the lives of people nationwide. Celebrate Through Heartsongs, his fourth inspiring collection of poetry, features works written between the ages of three and eleven, and continues to spread Mattie's message of universal hope, peace, courage, and love. Fully illustrated by the poet, the collection will appeal to people of all ages, religions, and beliefs.

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Matthew J. T. Stepanek, best known as "Mattie," has been writing poetry and short stories since age three. His first three books of poetry are titled Heartsongs, Journey Through Heartsongs, and Hope Through Heartsongs. Mattie is a frequent public speaker who has appeared on Oprah, Good Morning America, and Larry King and has had his poetry published in newspapers and magazines nationwide. In 2002, Mattie was awarded the Children's Hope Medal of Honor, the Verizon Courage Award, and the Humanitarian Award from the Pediatric Nursing Society of America. Mattie serves as the Maryland State Goodwill Ambassador for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, and was the National Goodwill Ambassador in 2002. He lives in Maryland with his mother, Jeni, where he is homeschooled.

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