Escape From the World Trade Center
A 9/11 Survivor's True Story This is the riveting account of Leslie Haskin's escape from the World Trade Center after the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. The former insurance executive shares what she saw and endured as she...
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A 9/11 Survivor's True Story
This is the riveting account of Leslie Haskin's escape from the World Trade Center after the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001. The former insurance executive shares what she saw and endured as she struggled down 36 floors in a doomed and dying building and away from a life focused on perks, prestige, and power.
"For those of us who want an inside peek at God's compassionate presence in the midst of inscrutable tragedy, this book is as close an experience of 'being there' as we are likely to get." --Paula Rinehart, author and counselor
This book is a shorter adaptation of Between Heaven and Ground Zero.Leslie Haskin has become the voice of hope for many since her escape from the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Today Leslie is active in outreach ministry and is the founding director of Safe Hugs Ministries, an agency that helps women and children. She is the author of three books, including the forthcoming When Life Doesn't Make Sense. Leslie travels internationally, spreading a message of hope and overcoming, and has been featured on many media outlets, including The 700 Club, CNN, and Good Morning America.
Leslie Haskin achieved great success at Kemper Insurance Company in New York City. She became the Director of Operations and one of only two African Americans to hold executive title within the corporation's eastern region. But 9/11 changed her priorities. In addition to her career, Leslie is active in outreach ministry, serving with Goodwill Evangelical Presbyterian Church in Montgomery, New York. She spends her time in the inner city spreading the message of hope to the homeless and otherwise lost. She is the author of God Has Not Forgotten About You...and He Cares More Than You Can Imagine and Between Heaven and Ground Zero:One Woman's Struggle for Survival and Faith in the Ashes of 9/11.