Jackson Driver, a U.S. Air Force pilot, dreamed of piloting a space shuttle. After he was diagnosed with diabetes and grounded by the Air Force, he fought to rebuild his dreams. When he earns his doctorate in aerospace engineering, he applies to NASA as a mission specialist. He is accepted and begins his training for the space program. He and his Cherokee wife are in for the adventure of a lifetime.
For those who are living with diabetes, this novel offers encouragement to reach for the stars and soar with courage and prayers. Readers gain insight into a disease that has become a national epidemic.
About the Author: Terri Wood Jerkins is a medical doctor who specializes in the treatment of diabetes. She is the author of two other novels published by LangMarc Publishing: Searching for Paul and Strongheart. Dr. Jerkins lives on a farm in Franklin, Tennessee, with her husband and their five children. Her medical practice is located in Nashville.