Charlene Gorda Costanzo is a writer, a business-woman, and the mother of two adult children, Stephanie and Krista. She is the author of The Twelve Gifts of Birth and The Twelve Gifts for Healing, and holds a B.A. in philosophy from St. Bonaventure University. Charlene and her husband, Frank, live in Phoenix, Arizona.
"Every home should have this book. Every family should read it often. New parents will treasure this message of hope and love."--Lendon Smith, M.D.(Pediatrics), Portland, OR