Julie Roberts was a country singer with a top-20 hit on the Billboard charts when she found out she had multiple sclerosis. In her inspirational book, Beauty in the Breakdown: Choosing to Overcome, Roberts shows how you can overcome adversity and the challenges that life throws your way.
The book takes readers on a journey through her life so far, and we learn about her childhood and the beginnings of her music career. Besides learning about Robert’s career specifically, I also felt like I was given a glimpse of what the country music world is like. The book has a warm, homey atmosphere, and Robert’s passion and love for music is evident through her writing. Everyone has their own unique struggles in life, and Beauty in the Breakdown is a book that can help encourage people as they face obstacles.