Parker Wilson has nothing more to worry about than his marketing job and donating bone marrow to his nephew, who is fighting leukemia. Then he meets Marcus, a little boy dying of a brain tumor who spends most days alone in a hospital room.
Because of this child's life and then death, Parker is forced to step outside his suburban comfort zone and confront the struggles, not only of one family, but of an entire community.
About Anna Huckabee (St. Louis, Missouri Author)
Anna Huckabee grew up in St. Louis, Missouri. She started writing short stories when she was in kindergarten. She wrote her first novel when she was nine years old. Her dream was to grow up to be a "real" writer. In 2011, she participated in her first NaNoWriMo, finished her first “real” novel and the dream became a reality. She has participated in NaNoWriMo every year since.
Today, Anna lives with her husband and six children in Uganda, East Africa. They teach and help refugees from Rwanda, Burundi, and Congo and have four churches among the refugees. She and her family visit the United States from time to time, but her heart is in Africa. However, she loves St. Louis so much that aspects of the city figure in many of her books. She writes whenever she can steal a minute.