Lost and Found

by Ellenor Shepherd



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 7/9/2019

Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 208
ISBN : 9781973662952
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 5.5x8.5
Page Count : 208
ISBN : 9781973662945
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 208
ISBN : 9781973662938

About the Book

Andre Washington, the top male opera singer in the world, is walking home from a performance when he hears a child’s screams emerging from a brownstone consumed by flames. Hesitating only briefly, he runs into the burning building and rescues eleven-year-old Elizabeth. Unfortunately, in the process of saving a young life, Andre is badly burned.</p>

Eight weeks later, Andre slowly emerges from a medically-induced coma, unaware that Elizabeth has been searching for him. While recovering and fighting for his life, Andre remains in hiding from both his former existence as a singer and from those who are lauding him a hero. As the years pass, Andre undergoes surgeries that eventually repair his face. His doctor tells him of a radical new surgery called facial transplantation. Through courage, determination, and support from others, Andre begins to build a new life and career with a different name and face. But when a figure from his past reemerges, everything changes for Andre once again as he receives a beautiful, unexpected gift with the power to transform his future.

Lost and Found is a tale of love, loss, and an unsung hero as he attempts to find a new path after a devastating fire robs him of everything he has ever known.

About the Author

Ellenor Shepherd is a native of North Carolina and the author of two children’s books as well as the non-fiction books Holding God’s Hand; Teaching Children to Pray and Grow Your Own Penicillin; Words Prescribed for a Healthy and Happy Spirit. At eighty-three, she wrote her first novel, The Secret Shack. Now age eighty-seven, Ellenor lives in Greensboro where she serves as a church chaplain and enjoys competitive ballroom dancing.