|And Some RISE Above It is an authentically told, coming of age story about a boy navigating the
perils of growing up in foster care. With a passion for baseball and the unshakable love if his
grandmother, he finds value and meaning to his life, inspiring him to reach goals he never
believed were achievable.
Set in Seattle, Washington 1970 through 1990's, this book captures the essence of friendship,
family and falling in love for the first time. If you enjoyed The Blind Side, Antwone Fisher Story,
and The Sandlot, you will also enjoy And Some RISE Above It.
And Some RISE Above It has become a recommended read throughout the United States and
abroad, for those invested in changing the culture for children growing up in foster care.