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Walk to Beautiful

Walk to Beautiful The Power of Love and a Homeless Kid Who Found the Way

By Jimmy Wayne, with Ken Abraham
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.81 Stars

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On 1/28 The Nerdy Bookworm wrote: Truthfully, when I had the opportunity to read Jimmy Wayne’s Walk to Beautiful, I had no idea who Jimmy Wayne was. It wasn’t until I read the praise printed in the front of the book that I realized Jimmy Wayne was a country music singer-songwriter, and the co-writer and singer of one of my favorite ... Review of "Walk to Beautiful"

The Nerdy Bookworm's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/28 lorealle wrote: Walk to BeautifulThe Power of Love and a Homeless Kid Who Found the WayBy Jimmy WayneAbout the book:Imagine being thirteen, in a strange city, hundreds of miles away from home, and your mom abandons you at a bus station, driving off into the night with her lover. It's a miracle Jimmy Wayne survived ... Walk to Beautiful {Book Review}

lorealle's Rating:

5 Stars

On 1/5 Tasha's Mom wrote: Country music singer, Jimmy Wayne, emerged from the foster care and juvenile justice system with the strength to follow his dream. When he found success, he never forgot from where he got his strength. In 2010, to bring awareness to the foster care system and the lost children who age out of the system, ... Walking to save our children...

Tasha's Mom's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/16 Emily Acker wrote: Written by: Jimmy Wayne with Ken Abraham Published by: W Publishing Group I have to admit that I didn’t know who Jimmy Wayne before I received this book to read and review – even though I’m a lover of country music. I am really happy that I decided to read and review Walk to Beautiful, though, ... Inspiring True Story - My Review of Walk to Beautiful

Emily's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/7 Jill Foley wrote: In his memoir Walk to Beautiful, Jimmy Wayne recounts his childhood experience of abandonment, abuse and foster care. As a mother, this story was hard to read. Several times I wanted to reach into the pages and hug this hurting child. Eventually Jimmy is taken in by an elderly couple who give him the ... Walk to Beautiful by Jimmy Wayne

Jill's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/21 Nadine Keels wrote: If it takes nothing else, it takes courage to write something like Walk to Beautiful, country music star Jimmy Wayne’s personal account of childhood hunger and homelessness, abuse and neglect, his experiences in foster care, and his (oftentimes humbling) rise in the music industry. I couldn’t read ... Walk to Beautiful by Jimmy Wayne

Nadine's Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/20 Marcus wrote: Imagine being thirteen, in a strange city, hundreds of miles away from home, and your mom abandons you at a bus station, driving off into the night with her lover.It's a miracle Jimmy Wayne survived his growing-up years. Hungry, homeless, and bouncing in and out of the foster care system, Jimmy spent ... Walk to Beautiful by Jimmy Wayne and Ken Abraham

Marcus' Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/17 Kay Schrock wrote: Have you ever wondered what it's like to be a teenage boy in foster care? 'A Walk to Beautiful' is a book about a child in and out of foster care. His story is emotional, lonely, frustrating, scary, and wonderfully inspiring. It will change the stereotypes you hold about teens in foster care! It will ... A Walk to Beautiful - by Jimmy Wayne & Ken Abraham

Kay's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/17 Debbie West wrote: This book is amazingly eye opening of the trials and heart aches of the foster care children and the system. It is not written like a "woe as me, look what I had to deal with as a child." In his writing, with the help of co-author Ken Abraham, Jimmy's stories remain factual, and refreshingly very optimistic. ... Walk to Beautiful (a book review)

Debbie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/8 Amber Martin wrote: "Imagine yourself a thirteen year-old hundreds of miles away from home, in a strange city, and your mom leaves you at a bus station parking lot and drives off into the night with her lover." That is the first paragraph on the cover of this true story. Jimmy Wayne, the country music star, survived being ... Walk to Beautiful by Jimmy Wayne: A Review

Amber's Rating:

5 Stars