by Pam Jenkins Life doesnt always come easily. Born with a severe heart defect, Mia faces many challenges. She shows everyone that having a special heart can be viewed in different ways. Doctors see her heart as a challenge to fix, while Mia sees it as one full of love. She teaches us that making her special heart, one that shares love, gives us something to fill our hearts. She may be little, but her influence is huge. This special little girl shows us there is more than one way to look at a situation, especially when it comes to our hearts. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Pam Jenkins lives with her husband, Richard, and dog, Harley, in Flint, Michigan. She taught elementary school for over thirty-five years. Teaching reading was her favorite part of the day. She is now retired and loves spending time with her three grandchildren, especially when she can share a good book with them. Her granddaughter Mia is the inspiration for this story. Mia, although born with a congenital heart defect, is an inspiration to me and everyone around her, says Pam. I just had to share her story with others. Mias heart truly is special. (2008, paperback, 34 pages) Availability: Usually ships in 2-3 business days.