Open Your Heart to Harry
by Christopher Memoli & Illustrated by Adrienne Riso
Meet Harry, a seven year old boy who has recently learned that he was born with a major heart defect. He always had difficulty in keeping up with his friends when playing physical activities and now he is beginning to understand why. Join Harry on his journey as he deals with first learning of his heart condition, functioning within his peer group and overcoming the challenges he faces being a cardiac patient.
About the Author:
Christopher Memoli was born with a major heart defect known as Congenitally Corrected Transposition of the Great Arteries (CCTGA). Despite the challenges of his condition, Christopher maintains a fierce determination and positive attitude to conquer all the difficulties he encounters. Christopher is a successful community development financier in New York City and resides with his wife and two children in Westchester County, New York. He has a second degree black belt in karate, is an avid golfer and a talented drummer. He tells his story through the life of Harry, offering an empathetic and inspirational voice to those faced with adversity.
- First Edtion
- 7x10, Paperback - Perfect Laminate Gloss, white semigloss, color interior, 78 pages