(Paperback) Growing A Rainbow: The Premature Journey of a Two Pound Hero


In the honest and gripping narrative within Growing a Rainbow, Lesley Donaldson-Reid recounts the perilous journey of her son, Baby Torran, who arrived three months early and weighed less than a pair of running shoes. Witness through her eyes as Baby Torran fights for his first breath and against the staggering impact of his premature birth. Lesley's passionate words bring hope to parents of preemies as she raises awareness about this unexpected outcome of pregnancy. This must-read is a true love story for everyone who cherishes children.

Proceeds support The Canadian Premature Babies Foundation


"I've met many real-life heroes and Lesley ranks right up there with the best of them. Her courage is inspirational and you'll never forget her family's journey."
-Mark Ellis, Co-creator of Flashpoint (CBS/CTV)


ISBN 978-0-9937823-0-5
250 pages, trade paperback

This book is a fundraising venture for the Canadian Premature Babies Foundation. So far, Lesley has raised $2500 thanks to the generous purchases of this memoir. Please consider lending your support to Canada's smallest fighters and their families.