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Before I Got Here: The Wondrous Things We Hear When We Listen to the Souls of Our Children
Blair Underwood, Donyell Kennedy-McCullough

This book is a wonderful gift for ourselves and others, showing the inherent wisdom that children possess, with the power to astound us and change our lives.

Atria
October 2005
192 pages
ISBN: 0743271491
Hardcover
$19.95
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Blair Underwood, known to millions as a star of television and film, has delivered brilliant performances as a lawyer in L.A. Law and as a love interest in Sex and the City; currently, he is the voice of the title character in Nick at Nite's Fatherhood. But his proudest accomplishment is being a loving husband and father of three children who keep him in touch with the true meaning of life -- not fame, but family.

When Blair Underwood's young son told him the dream he had about "the last night before there are no more mornings and no more nights," Underwood asked him, "Who told you that?" His son replied, "God told me when he made me, but I only had one ear at the time, so I could only hear a little." Through conversations with family and friends, Underwood discovered how very often people have children who say things that have "left them with their jaws on the floor." As a consequence, he and Donyell Kennedy-McCullough created a Website as a destination for others to share their profound moments with children. The response from people all over the world was tremendous and led to the creation of Before I Got Here, a collection of the best of the conversations and stories from people's responses to the Website, revealing just how brilliant and spiritually in tune our children can be.

Before I Got Here makes you smile in the tradition of Art Linkletter's and Bill Cosby's Kids Say the Darndest Things, and inspires -- with the wonderful photographs of children taken by coauthor Donyell Kennedy-McCullough.

Media Buzz

Ellen Degeneres - March 30, 2006
Montel - March 22, 2006
Ellen Degeneres - January 27, 2006
Good Morning America - November 17, 2005
Martha Stewart - November 11, 2005
Diane Rehm Show - NPR - November 9, 2005
Tony Danza - November 7, 2005

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