Short Description: Join us for a book signing/meet and greet with local author Liz Ferro!
Extended Description: About the book: This uniquely uplifting memoir tells the compelling story of the author’s journey from foster child and sexual abuse survivor to founder of the nationally recognized running organization, Girls With Sole. With brutal honesty, Liz Ferro writes about her own experiences of trauma, and how running, biking, and swimming pulled her through the toughest times imaginable, always reminding her of her own strength and worth. This inspiring, Cinderella story—which ends with Ferro being named as an honoree for Traditional Home Magazine’s Classic Woman award—will inspire all readers, no matter their story or goals. It has been described as gritty, yet often humorously told, her story proves that with resiliency, anyone can be rewarded with the euphoria she calls the “finish line feeling.” About the author: Liz Ferro is an author, a mom, wife, speaker and the founder and CEO of Girls with Sole. The empowerment gained from sports led her to create the non-profit organization Girls with Sole, which has received extensive national attention for its innovative and successful program curriculum. Ferro has completed more than 70 marathons; two 50K Ultras; five Ironman Triathlons; and countless road races and triathlons. She completed a 26.2 Marathon in all 50 states, as well as on the Great Wall of China.Ferro has been featured on the NBC TODAY Show, in SELF, Runner's World, and Family Circle Magazine.
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