Fractured Not Broken: a Memoir

R. Publishing, LLC with Kelly Schaefer, LLC
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AWARD-WINNING and BESTSELLING AUTHOR 

Parts of this memoir appeared on ESPN and in Rosie.

Fractured Not Broken is a true story of loss, faith, and a rare love that only happens in nonfiction. 

In a sweeping and heart-wrenching narrative, Kelly exposes the truth about what happened after a drunk driver rendered her a quadriplegic. She shares how she found her way back—through faith and pain, her community, her family, and the love of a man she’d prayed for. 

This book has been a true encouragement to me. Thank you Kelly for sharing your story— the loss and the unexpected joy— so that each reader can be uplifted knowing there is a full, rich life available to those who lean in to our Lord Jesus.  —Renee Bondi, Award-Winning Singer and Songwriter                                                                  

Life has its tragic moments of defeat, setbacks, and fracturing for everyone. Kelly's story proves, however, that individual momentum, personal progress, and genuine achievement can still be attained. Her courage and optimism are uplifting. Open these pages and experience the joy of ultimate victory.  —Dr. Dennis E. Hensley, Author,                                                                  Jesus in All Four Seasons

This is a real life story of heroic virtue—especially of courage, humility, and generosity—a triumph of faith, hope and love. This story involves the very essence of the human spirit, family, and community. To know Kelly and her journey of miracles is to know that with God all things are possible.Most Reverend Charles C. Thompson                                           Bishop of Evansville

 

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About the author

 In 1998, Kelly (Craig) Schaefer won awards in the National Cheerleading competitions, but in 1999, when a drunk driver rendered her a quadriplegic, she lost all her athletic ability. 

She has traveled to hundreds of Midwest schools to share her story, demonstrating how the human spirit, combined with personal faith and the support of loved ones, can overcome challenges and enable others to succeed beyond their wildest imagination. 

Below are a few of the topics Kelly has spoken about, but her presentations can be geared toward the needs and demographics of your community. 

• Change 

• Consequences of drinking and driving 

• Faith • Recognizing the Silver Lining 

• Maximizing Opportunities 

While audiences differ in demographics, they all share a desire to be inspired, to learn, and to be motivated. Kelly is blessed that her story can help others. 

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Publisher
R. Publishing, LLC with Kelly Schaefer, LLC
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Published on
Jul 26, 2015
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Pages
290
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ISBN
9780986336232
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Language
English
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Genres
Biography & Autobiography / Educators
Biography & Autobiography / People with Disabilities
Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs
Religion / Christian Life / Inspirational
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This content is DRM protected.
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