My Maggie

My Maggie

Book - 2007
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My Maggie is the story of a woman who overcame enormous odds to live a happy and fulfilling life. She suffered from three different cancers in her life and also battled a rare disease called Usher Syndrome, which slowly took away her sight and hearing. She was legally blind yet she became a major figure in the deaf blind community of Chicago. She was a counselor for th eChicago Lighthouse for the Blind, served on a governors board and was a lobbyist in Washington, DC and Springfield, Illinois. Her story is also an incredibly deep love story with her childhood sweetheart and husband of 32 years.
Publisher: Chicago, IL : HPH Pub., [2007]
Copyright Date: ©2007
ISBN: 9780977628162
Characteristics: 285 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm


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