Getting a Jump on Life
Authors: Aileen Fritsch and Jacqueline Mosio
"Sparky, spirited, straight talking, Aileen is an inspiration to old and young."
–Andrew Morton, author of Diana: The True Story
"Getting a Jump on Life is Aileen's spiritual bequest to people everywhere in these challenging times."
– Carole Nelson Douglas, New York Times Notable Book of the Year author
Description: Aileen Fritsch celebrated her 90th birthday by skydiving then decided to tell the story of raising her son born with cerebral palsy, managing as a single mother in the 1950s, marrying and raising two more children, holding a job as a nurse until she was 80, and living a vibrant, adventurous life every step of the way.