An angry inner-city boy grows up to become one of the world's greatest neurosurgeons. Through his story, kids will learn how anything is possible with faith and determination. Photographs of Ben Carson and his family are placed throughout the text.
Ben Carson used to be the class dummy. Today he is one of the world's most brilliant surgeons. Gifted Hands Kids Edition tells the extraordinary true story of an angry, young boy from the inner city who, through faith and determination, grew up to become one of the world's leading pediatric neurosurgeons. When Ben was in school, his peers called him the class dummy. But his mother encouraged him to succeed, and Ben discovered a deep love of learning. Ben found that anything is possible with trust and determination.