James and Emily McConnell are devastated to learn that their son's cancer has relapsed. But when 8-year-old Aaron receives a visit from his favorite baseball star, he makes a bold request---to see his dad play one game in the major leagues. James fears he'll miss Aaron's precious last weeks---yet how can he refuse his dying son's wish? Softcover, from Tyndale.
James McConnells one wish is that his nine-year-old son will finally be healthy enough to play a game of catch. Then he and his wife, Emily, receive news theyve dreaded: Aarons cancer has relapsed.
As the family steels themselves for a draining treatment regimen in yet another hospital, Aaron receives the gift of a lifetimea personal visit from one of his favorite professional baseball playersand the chance to make a bold request, his wish: to see his dad play in one major league game.
A former college standout, James fears he doesnt have the talent it takes, even for one game, and that hell miss what could be Aarons precious last weeks. Yet how can he refuse his dying sons wish?
Poignant and triumphant, Wish is the story of a fathers love, a familys perseverance, and the miracles that can happen when you believe in the impossible.