Silver Benjamin Franklin Award Recipient
Angel with the Golden Glow is an extraordinary children's book for all
ages written by Elissa Al-Chokhachy and illustrated by Ulrike Graf. This
magical tale is based on the true and heartfelt story about a special
little boy and his family. Join the Angel with the Golden Glow on his
journey of faith, hope, love and courage. Discover with him the spiritual
power we all have in warming and healing the hearts of those we touch.
Elissa Al-Chokhachy as a hospice nurse was moved to write about the profound
love she witnessed while caring for a terminally ill child and his family
in their home. The goal of hospice care is to help patients live more
fully until they die offering care and comfort measures. Hospice teaches
that death is a natural part of the life cycle process. This inspirational
children's story for all ages touches the hearts of young and old, and
offers hope and healing to parents, families and friends who have who
have experienced the loss of a loved one. The message of eternal love
is illustrated beautifully in this endearing story for all ages.
Angel with the Golden Glow is a story about an angel's brief journey to
earth. He is born with a special gift of healing. Whenever he shines his
golden glow, sadness disappears and magically turns into love! He brings
this gift to his family and his home overflows with love! Before leaving
for earth, The Angel with the Golden Glow shines his halo so brightly
his best friend's sadness disappears. "Don't be sad," he tells his friend.
"This is the greatest day of my life! I'm off to share my love with the
world. Remember I'll always love you... whether we are together or apart...
one from the other. One day you too will be chosen, and then you'll understand."
|The Angel with the Golden Glow teaches the importance of living every moment of life and that love and life are eternal. Families dealing with a special needs child, the loss of a child because of SIDS, Tay-Sach's, miscarriage, children's cancer, or other children's illness resulting in an infant death, the death of a child, or the loss of a loved one will find The Angel with the Golden Glow to be a resource of comfort with its underlying principle that our spirits live forever. Parents who seek out organizations such as Compassionate Friends will find The Angel with the Golden Glow offers comfort in a time of loss and grief with its' strong and powerful message of love, hope, and faith. This book's content will evoke emotion and discussion, and help instill the basic premise that "everyone has a purpose".
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