I'm Alive: Courage, Hope, And A Miracle by Duke PieperI'm Alive: Courage, Hope, And A Miracle by Duke Pieper

I'm Alive: Courage, Hope, And A Miracle

byDuke Pieper, Jim BrutonForeword byLou Nanne

Paperback | October 15, 2015

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The personal account of a promising high school hockey player who survived brain surgery and months of rehabilitation, infections, and temporary paralysis
An aspiring hockey star at Minnesota’s elite Hill-Murray School, 15-year-old Duke Pieper faced a brain surgery with a five percent survival rate. In I’m Alive: Courage, Hope, and a Miracle, Duke recounts his personal and courageous war against the brain lesion that threatened his life and his fearless battle to restore normalcy to his life. Battling through months of paralysis, multiple surgeries, massive nerve damage, and more, Duke had to relearn how to breathe, swallow, walk, talk, and live again. This inspiring young man shares how his strength and adaptation to his disabilities inspired him to build a platform to assist others who have succumbed to monumental loss. I’m Alive is a heartwarming, wonderful acclaim to a young man who never gave up, and who has become an iconic inspiration to all who know him.
Duke Pieper was a highly regarded defenseman at Minnesota’s Hill Murray School in 2008 when a lesion that caused bleeding in the brain suddenly ended his hockey career. Against overwhelming odds, Pieper survived and is now a student at Bowling Green State University and a Student Coach for the Falcons hockey team. He divides his time b...
Title:I'm Alive: Courage, Hope, And A MiracleFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.68 inPublished:October 15, 2015Publisher:Triumph BooksLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1629371351

ISBN - 13:9781629371351