Judy L. Mandel is the author of the New York Times Best Seller, Replacement Child-a memoir. Other credits: Kveller.com, 34th Parallel, Tishman Review, CT LIFE, ASJA Monthly, CAPM, Southampton Review, American Writers Review and others.
Replacement Child – a memoir
Awards, Honors, Appointments
New York Times Best Selling Author, IPPY Award Winner, #1 Memoir in Amazon, Writer’s Digest Award, JBC Book-of-the-Month.
As author, unless indicated otherwise.
Replacement Child - a memoir
A plane crashes into a family’s home. A two-year-old girl is critically burned, and her sister is killed. The death leaves a hole in the family that threatens to tear it apart–but in a great act of hope, the parents give birth to a “replacement child,” born to heal the wounds of loss and provide a “salve for the burns.” Heartbreaking and unflinchingly honest, Replacement Child is a story of love and transformation that reveals a brave path to redemption and forgiveness.Read