Reno Rising: You Have to Fall Before You Rise
Paperback – August 26, 2018
Tragedy. TRIUMPH. Adversity. OVERCOMING. Darkness. LIGHT. Defeat. VICTORY. These are the words that describe and epitomize a group of brave and fearless women whose stories comprise this highly inspirational and powerful book. Fourteen women based out of the city of Reno, Nevada, who experienced multiple challenges, obstacles, and hardships throughout their lives, but chose to do something about it--they chose to RISE.
Reno Rising is not just a book. It is a movement, a way of life. Real women who made the decision to believe in themselves, grab their inner power back and stand up for what they were truly about. These stories are written by every woman for every woman. Reno Rising is the blueprint for rebuilding new paths, adventures, callings, and mindsets.
Fourteen courageous women invite you to become part of their stories, to rise above your own circumstances. Reno Rising is more than a compilation--it is life. Be part of the evolution. Come rise with us.
About the Author
Susan Ackerman is the compiler and one of the authors of Reno Rising. She has lived in Reno Nevada since 2013. Originally from Pennsylvania, Susan is the mother of three daughters: Tanya, Nicole, and Heather. It is her hope that Reno Rising - volume 1 of "Rising Across America" series will inspire women to step out of the darkness and use their voice to help others rise into who they were created to be.