Miracles for Michael

Miracles for Michael begins when a terrible accident in a strange town leaves nine-year-old Michael Downing alone and his mother hospitalized in a coma. Social workers place him under the charge of two unique women—Samantha Porter and her sister, Hannah Allen. Petite, middle-aged Samantha is known around town as the vivacious woman who rides the Harley D motorcycle. She and her spinster sister Hannah are rich, having for years run the business they inherited. As the two spinster sisters care for him, Michael visits his mother each day in the hospital, singing and reading to her as the doctors use him as a tool to help her regain consciousness. His alert, loving spirit touches the lives of everyone around him in miraculous ways, including Samantha and Hannah and their extended families. When his unloving grandparents attempt to gain custody of young Michael, his local caregivers resist them in court and help to shape Michael’s future in a series of events which climax on a wonderful, life-changing Christmas day. Miracles for Michael is a fun-to-read, happy-ending novel with numerous twists and sub-plots that readers of all ages truly will enjoy. It’s carefully crafted by a gifted storyteller! This is a tale that will touch your heart; one that you’ll long remember. Don’t pass it by!!

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    by JoAnn Arnold

    Topics: Miracles for Michael, Fiction, Child Care and Protection, Caring for Others, Christmas

    Miracles for Michael begins when a terrible accident in a strange town leaves nine-year-old Michael Downing alone and his mother hospitalized in a coma. Social workers place him under the charge of two unique women—Samantha Porter and her sister, Hannah Allen. Petite, middle-aged Samantha is known around town as the vivacious woman who rides the Harley D motorcycle. She and her spinster sister Hannah are rich, having for years run the business they inherited. As the two spinster sisters care for him, Michael visits his mother each day in the hospital, singing and reading to her as the doctors use him as a tool to help her regain consciousness. His alert, loving spirit touches the lives of everyone around him in miraculous ways, including Samantha and Hannah and their extended families. It even extends to the social workers and police force, the doctors and hospital staff, the patients, the judge and lawyers, his estranged grandparents, and others. When his unloving grandparents attempt to gain custody of young Michael, his local caregivers resist them in court and help to shape Michael’s future in a series of events which climax on a wonderful, life-changing Christmas day. Miracles for Michael is a fun-to-read, happy-ending novel with numerous twists and sub-plots that readers of all ages truly will enjoy. It’s carefully crafted by a gifted storyteller! This is a tale that will touch your heart; one that you’ll long remember. Don’t pass it by!!

    Chapters Include:

    1. An Impulsive Invitation
    2. Rescued
    3. Recovery
    4. Sugar Cookies and Friends
    5. Mom, Gregory and Adam
    6. Lost Relations Found
    7. Two Decisions in New York
    8. Dual Apologies
    9. Administration and Organizing
    10. Three Moving Fingers
    11. Gregory and Adam Join Forces
    12. The Hearing Begins
    13. The Verdict
    14. A Visit from Santa
    15. Awakening
    16. Friends Forever
    17. We Call Them Miracles

    6″ x 9″ paperback

    236 pages