Once you look at the world through Jimmy's eyes, you'll never see it the same again. Jimmy's world is a place where a boy can grow to be a man, even if he's "special." Where angels hover, mostly unseen. Where danger can happen, and hearts can falter--but love is never wasted.
From best-selling author Robert Whitlow...a poignant tale of innocence and courage in the traditio...more
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If I were to rate this novel solely on Jimmy the character I wouldn't hesitate to give it five-stars. I fell head-over-heels in love with Jimmy's sweet, innocent spirit. His love for family (especially Grandpa and Stepmother) was so rich and pure and endearing. I enjoyed reading of his adventures with his grandfather and the lineman's pole. Jimmy's abil ...more
The theme of the book reminds me of 1 Corinthians 1:27:
27But God chose the foolish things of the world to shame the wise; God chose the weak things of the world to shame the strong.
Jimmy, while foolish and weak in th ...more
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Everyone would be blessed to have a Jimmy in their lives. He has a pure heart ...more
Although Jimmy was born mentally slow, he has a determination to get beyond his mental limitations and even the physical limitations that people put upon him. People learn that Jimmy isn't as incapable of things as they had first expected.
I encourage you to read this sweet story. I gave it 5 stars because ...more
Would have been a 5, but the ending wasn't my ...more