Mother, member of Congress, cancer survivor and now author. St. Martin's Press has purchased the rights to a book by Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz.
According to the press release, the book "will question what kind of country we will leave our children and if, in the words of President Obama in his State of the Union address, '…all of us-as citizens and as parents-are willing to do what's necessary to give every child a chance to succeed.' "
The book, written with Julie Fenster, a New York Times bestselling author, and Kimberly Gutzler, a children's advocate, "will cover a wide swath of contemporary topics including education, health and safety, the environment, national security and innovation and technology, and will lay out an urgent challenge to our nation so we can secure our children's future, now and for generations to come. "