The balanced choice...

COUNTERBALANCE BOOKS


Home

Titles
Taiga Blues
Tales of the Circle P
An Irreverent Guide to Spirituality
Musings at the End of Modernity
Unleashing the Parts
Diagnostics of Karma
Why War?
Jack Be Nimble
Snyder: The Pig’s Tale
Relationship Briefs
Simply Solar House
Beyond Ceilings
The Testimony
words…on paper
Journey
For My Hands Only
Jones of Old Lincoln
Ceilings

Bookstore

Contact


Click thumbnail to enlarge.
Buy now!

Beyond Ceilings
by Everett J. Mohatt

Beyond Ceilings, the second part of Everett (Skip) Mohatt’s memoir, continues the story begun in Ceilings. Beyond Ceilings is the story of one man’s triumph over adversity, overcoming both the physical limitations resulting from childhood polio and the widespread institutional prejudice against handicapped people to become a sucessful educator and basketball coach.


Beyond Ceilings ought to be required reading for anyone who has heard ‘no’ more often than ‘yes’ in their pursuit of a goal. Skip Mohatt beat the odds because talent and hard work prevails more often than not, and he exhibited both in his career. This book explains how he did it, so get past the back cover and dive inside. It’ll be well worth the effort.”
Ray Ratto, Sports columnist and reporter,
San Francisco Chronicle.


Beyond Ceilings is an inspiring story of the human spirit, recalling the terror that the polio epidemic of the late 1940s spread across America. Mohatt's poignant memoir deals with his struggles as a boy and man, overcoming his own limitations and social prejudices to reach his goal of becoming a basketball coach.”
Glenn Dickey
Author of sixteen books and San Francisco
newspaper columnist since 1971


Title: Beyond Ceilings
Author: Everett J. Mohatt
ISBN: 978-0-9774906-8-4
BISAC: Biography & Autobiography - Personal Memoir
Binding: Perfect-bound trade paperback
Pages: 360
Retail price: $18.95

© 2006–2011 Counterbalance Books
Web design by