Patrick P. Long
LOVE AND ANGER
LIFE AND DEATH
HOPE AND INSPIRATION
I love this book! I'm a fan of this book! It's so powerfully moving and so well written. You can't leaf through this book. I just kept turning page after page. Ordinarily Extraordinary is a book I think should be on everyone's required reading list. Make sure you get this book!
- Jack Canfield, Co-Author of the bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul series
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When his wife, Melanie, suffers a terrifying cancer-induced stroke,
Patrick strives to maintain normalcy for their children. As they battle cancer and doctors, Patrick candidly reflects on marital clashes, failures, and regrets. When the fight is taken from them, he vows that they will thrive in the extraordinary world revealed by Melanie’s gracious spirit in this captivatingly unique and rare true story.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
As a child, Patrick P. Long developed an extraordinary passion for writing.
Honing his penning skills, Long authored “Ordinarily Extraordinary,” a nonfiction publication detailing his wife’s battle with breast cancer and its effects on him, their children and marriage. A raw, revealing and intense real-life tale, “Ordinarily Extraordinary” is an international best-seller and continues to receive global five-star reviews, endorsements and awards. Long was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri where he is raising his four children and supports the American Cancer Society and Camp Kesem, St. Louis University Chapter.