Acknowledgements

Photo: Jeremy Saladyga

Photo: Jeremy Saladyga

“Writing my first bestselling book was as painless as possible because of my amazing writing partner, Michele Bender.” – Dr. Susan Blum, author of the best-selling Immune System Recovery Plan and Healing Arthritis

"Michele, I could not have done this book without you. Thank you for everything!" - Yolanda Hadid, author of the best-selling Believe Me

“Michele, What a triumph you have produced [in Believe Me.]  Great notices and helpful and inspiring information.  I hope you're as proud as we are. Many thanks and congratulations.” – Sally Richardson, President St. Martin’s Press

“Thank you to Michele Bender who brought your unique talents to [these books]. Your involvement was essential and because of your dedication and work, these [bestselling books] are improved. You were a true professional in every sense of the word and for that I am grateful.” – Dr. Phil

“Thank you for being there every step of the way writing The Thriving Child, for your dedication and for never letting me feel any stress. You are amazing and so on top of your game. I learned what I am capable of with the right team player!” – Erica Reid, wife of music producer L.A. Reid

 “Michele Bender truly is a master with words. Thank you from the bottom of my heart for everything – especially for always giving me your honest opinion. My books wouldn’t be the same without you!” – Tracey Mallett

“A special thanks to the tireless and ever excited Michele Bender. You’re a woman of great talent and skill and are much appreciated.” – Robin McGraw, Dr. Phil’s wife, author of the bestseller What’s Age Got to Do With It?

“Michele Bender, you are a joy to work with.” – Denise Austin