One Smile, One Arm

Life Experiences with One Arm

by Becky Alexander



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 6/5/2013

Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 112
ISBN : 9781449796051
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 112
ISBN : 9781449796068
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 112
ISBN : 9781449796044

About the Book

Experience life with one arm through twenty-five heartwarming stories. Laugh, gasp, contemplate, and be inspired.

• In “Dumbest Question,” Becky is asked if she's right-handed or left-handed.
• In “Crushed,” a stranger says Becky's family must have done something bad for her to have been born with one arm.
• In “JFK,” Becky's mom writes a letter to the president of the United States and gets a response.
• In “Friday Night Lights,” Becky's dad manufactures a prosthetic hand using the mechanism from an ice-cream scooper.
• In "Bionic Woman," the Six Million-Dollar Man comes to Becky's rescue.
• In "Capitol Hill," a United States Congressman helps Becky when her arm activates security alarms in Washington, D.C.

One Smile, One Arm—You may never look at a normal day the same again!

About the Author

Becky Alexander was born with one arm. She has faced the unique challenges of each life stage with a smile. She is the wife of Tim, mom of Cassie and Isaac, and executive pastor of Crosspoint Community Church in Decatur, Alabama. Becky blogs her life experiences at