Candee Fick

Biography

Candee Fick is the wife of a high school football coach and the mother of three children including a daughter with Cornelia de Lange syndrome and a son with allergy-induced asthma. In addition to her personal experiences in the realm of special education, she is a volunteer Awareness Coordinator for the CdLS Foundation.

She has published a dozen articles in publications including Exceptional Parent and Special Education Today. She has published several non-fiction titles including a book for parents with special needs children and several short or full-length devotionals on topics ranging from football to gardening. In the meantime, she is honing her fiction skills on inspirational romance and hopes to acquire an agent soon. She is a member of American Christian Fiction Writers.

When not busy with her day job, writing, or speaking, Candee can be found shuttling her kids to various activities or reading a good book. She and her family make their home in Colorado.

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Books

Be Like A Tree: The Keys to a Fruitful Life
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Series: Creation Declares. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,720. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
“He will be like a tree planted by the water ... its leaves are always green ... and never fails to bear fruit.” ~Jeremiah 17:8 Whether the year ahead holds heat or drought, you can be like a tree, firmly planted and nourished beside the water. You can grow tall, stay green, and bear fruit to bless others. Within these pages, learn to be like a tree and discover the keys to a fruitful life.
Pigskin Parables: Exploring Faith and Football
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Series: Pigskin Parables. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,510. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
An eleven-week devotional journey exploring what the Christian faith and football have in common. As the wife of a high school football coach, author Candee Fick has seen many lessons about life illustrated on the playing field including coaching, preparation, strategy, teamwork, protection, criticism, rules and consequences, perseverance, time-outs, and rewards.
Pigskin Parables: Devotions from the Game of Football
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Series: Pigskin Parables. Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Life is like the game of football including preparation, teamwork, coaches, perseverance, injuries, timeouts, penalties, and victories. Pigskin Parables: Devotions from the Game of Football is a collection of 17 devotional readings covering many aspects of the game of football. It is also a preview for Pigskin Parables: Exploring Faith and Football, an eleven-week devotional.
Devotions from the Garden: Inspiration for Life
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Series: Creation Declares. Price: Free! Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
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Life is like a garden. Complete with seasons of dormancy and growth, preparation and harvest. A winter, spring, summer, and fall of the soul. Devotions from the Garden: Inspiration for Life is a collection of 18 devotional readings covering topics such as tilling the hard soil, composting, planting, watering, weeding, thinning, insects, harvesting, and blooming as they relate to life.
Making Lemonade: Parents Transforming Special Needs
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,640. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
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When life gives you lemons, how you approach, process, and transform them makes all the difference. Especially for parents facing the sour experiences of raising a child with developmental, behavioral, and/or health needs. Mirroring the steps of a recipe for making lemonade, this book covers the emotional journey and offers practical strategies from a Christian worldview.

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