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6 Below: Miracle on the Mountain
Contributor(s): Lemarque, Eric, Seay, Davin (Conductor)
ISBN: 1680993690     ISBN-13: 9781680993691
Publisher: Good Books
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Product Type: Paperback
Published: September 2017
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In this riveting first-person account, former Olympian and professional hockey player Eric LeMarque tells a harrowing tale of survival—of how, with only a lightweight jacket and thin wool hat, he survived eight days stranded in the frozen wilderness after a snowboarding trip gone horribly wrong.

Known by his National Guard rescuers as “the Miracle Man,” Eric recounts his rise to success and fame as a hockey player and Olympian, his long and painful fall due to crystal meth addiction, and his unbelievable ordeal in the wilderness. In the end, a man whose life had been based on athleticism would lose both his legs to frostbite and had to learn to walk—and snowboard—again with prosthetics. He realized that he couldn’t come to terms with his drug addiction or learn to walk again by himself. He had to depend on God for his strength.

Now an inspirational speaker committed to raising awareness for the dangers of drugs and crystal meth, Eric, in 6 Below, confronts the ultimate test of survival: what it takes to find your way out of darkness, and—after so many lies—to tell the truth and, by the grace and guidance of God, begin to live again.


Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Hockey players; United States; Biography.
Snowboarders; United States; Biography.
Athletes with disabilities; United States; Biography.
BISAC Categories:
- Religion | Christian Life | Inspirational
- Religion | Faith
Dewey: 796.939092
LCCN: bl2017040061
Academic/Grade Level: General Adult
Book type: Non-Fiction
Physical Information: 8.50" H x 5.50" W x 0.75" (0.60 lbs) 203 pages