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Listen to this excerpt and hear NPR Weekend Edition host Liane Hansen introduce the audiobook A Mother's Gift: An Inspiring Collection of This I Believe Essays Celebrating Motherhood, then hear essays from Dr. Benjamin Carson and Joel Engardio.
“I flagged so many quotes from these stories…A Mother’s Gift could be enjoyed by anyone.” – 5 Minutes for Books
Jay Allison, the host and curator of This I Believe, is an independent broadcast journalist. His work appears often on NPR and has earned him five Peabody Awards. He is the founder of the public radio stations that serve Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, and Cape Cod, where he lives.
Dan Gediman is the executive producer of This I Believe. His work has been heard on All Things Considered, Morning Edition, Fresh Air, Marketplace, Jazz Profiles, and This American Life. He has won many of public broadcasting’s most prestigious awards, including the duPont-Columbia Award.
This I Believe
Audie Award Finalist, National MS Society Books for a Better Life Award Finalist