EPUB ✰ Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family Author Mitch Albom – Snackgo.co.uk

Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family Bestselling Author Mitch Albom Returns To Nonfiction For The First Time In Than A Decade In This Poignant Memoir That Celebrates Chika, A Young Haitian Orphan Whose Short Life Would Forever Change His HeartChika Jeune Was Born Three Days Before The Devastating Earthquake That Decimated Haiti In She Spent Her Infancy In A Landscape Of Extreme Poverty, And When Her Mother Died Giving Birth To A Baby Brother, Chika Was Brought To The Have Faith Haiti Orphanage That Albom Operates In Port Au PrinceWith No Children Of Their Own, The Forty Plus Children Who Live, Play, And Go To School At The Orphanage Have Become Family To Mitch And His Wife, Janine Chika S Arrival Makes A Quick Impression Brave And Self Assured, Even As A Three Year Old, She Delights The Other Kids And Teachers But At Age Five, Chika Is Suddenly Diagnosed With Something A Doctor There Says, No One In Haiti Can Help You With Mitch And Janine Bring Chika To Detroit, Hopeful That American Medical Care Can Soon Return Her To Her Homeland Instead, Chika Becomes A Permanent Part Of Their Household, And Their Lives, As They Embark On A Two Year, Around The World Journey To Find A Cure As Chika S Boundless Optimism And Humor Teach Mitch The Joys Of Caring For A Child, He Learns That A Relationship Built On Love, No Matter What Blows It Takes, Can Never Be LostTold In Hindsight, And Through Illuminating Conversations With Chika Herself, This Is Albom At His Most Poignant And Vulnerable Finding Chika Is A Celebration Of A Girl, Her Adoptive Guardians, And The Incredible Bond They Formed A Devastatingly Beautiful Portrait Of What It Means To Be A Family, Regardless Of How It Is Made


10 thoughts on “Finding Chika: A Little Girl, an Earthquake, and the Making of a Family

  1. says:

    Don t even get me started on why I wasn t going to read this book but as I told my friend Ceecee I was a turda snob a turdI was wrong I listend to the Audibook highly suggest the audiobook Mitch does things that are not in the physical book The mind can fight all it wants to be righteous be a snob but the heart doesn t lie AN


  2. says:

    Reading Road Trip 2020Current location MichiganChildren are not a distraction fromimportant work They are the most important work Dr John TrainerAh, children They wake us, they make us, they break us.Some of us ruin our bodies, our marriages and our minds in the effort to have kids Some of us aren t even the least bit inspired to have


  3. says:

    Mitch Albom is going to have a new book and no one here except me on goodreads is hyped for it


  4. says:

    Hopelessness can be contagious But hope can be, too, and there is no medicine to match it Chika s believing in us helped us believe in ourselves In the late 90s, a friend gave me a copy of Mitch Albom s Tuesdays With Morrie, and when I saw that he had another new memoir coming out, I knew I wanted to read this one, and put my name on the list at my librar


  5. says:

    Author Mitch Albom and his wife Janine run an orphanage in Haiti, and they received a call that one of their favorite children, 5 year old Chika, had something very wrong The only MRI machine in Haiti identified a brain mass, so they brought Chika to Michigan to see if they could get treatment for her She had a rare incurable brain tumor which attacks young childre


  6. says:

    I read this labor of love in one sitting and cried all the way through Mitch Albom and his wife, Janine are incredibly special, and as lucky as Chika was to have them, this precious spitfire little girl gave this generous couple the beautiful gift of family It is a must read.full review to come on Book Nation by Jen I read this labor of love in one sitting and cried all the


  7. says:

    What we carry defines who we are And the effort we make is our legacy Mitch AlbomIn Finding Chika A Little Girl, An Earthquake, and the Making of a Family, Mitch Albom, well known author of Tuesdays With Morrie, shares his life changing experience of caring for Chika, a young Haitian orphan She was born a few days before the devastating 2010 earthquake into a poverty stricken family W


  8. says:

    So many feelings about this book I knew after the first chapter that I would not be able to put it down I finished it in just under six hours The way mitchalbom tells a story ,is what propelled me through this book And this one will resonate with everyone I don t like to write a synopsis in my reviews, so I will just say this You will learn something about yourself when you read this book It wi


  9. says:

    Well done, Mr Albom I would have given this book 6 stars This is the best book you ve written so far and I love all your books And this book really tells me who you are, sincere and authentic I can t wait for your next book Congrats and thanks for sharing.


  10. says:

    A beautiful heartbreaking novel Mitch Albom puts his whole heart on display for his readers to experience the relationship he and his wife had with their daughter, Chika Thank you, Chika, your story needed to be told The most precious thing you can give someone is your time because you can never get it back When you don t think about getting it back, you ve given it in love One of the best things a child can do fo


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back To Top