Dawn Marie shows us that prayer is both a gift of grace and a response that takes effort on our part. In order for us to walk humbly before our God in the obedience of faith, we must appreciate the fact that we cannot do this all on our own. We need God’s help every step of the way, especially during those times in our lives when we feel that God is not hearing or answering our prayers. The life lessons learned from this book are invaluable!
- Deacon Harold Burke-Sivers, The Deacon's Heart Blog, July 8, 2011
It Doesn’t End Here Review: The blend of her very human reactions to the crests and troughs of her amazing journey, along with the humanity of these Saints, works like Saint Therese’s “lift to heaven,” helping us to see that, even at our most down-and-out moments, “it truly doesn’t end here.”
-Randy Beeler The Catholic Comedy: Proving a Catholic Sense of Comic Relief for a Would-Be-Tragic Age - July 24, 2011
I don’t think Dawn Marie Roeder ever thought that she would be a ‘profile in courage.’ Yet that’s what she became when her son was killed in a tragic accident related to a doctor recommended drug which had grave consequences...
- Deacon Tom Fox, Catholic Vitamin blog, - June 5, 2011
About the Author
Dawn Marie Roeder is a member of The Catholic Writer's Guild and author of the book It Doesn't End Here: An Amazing Journey of Faith and Forgiveness
, an incredible true story of faith and persevering love during a time of unimaginable tragedy. Her story has aired on CBS's 48 Hours, local and national news outlets, including the front cover story of The East Valley Tribune and Jane Magazine.