André Xavier’s life was forever changed by a single phone call on a sunny September morning.
On the other end, his wife Charlie heaved in a breathless panic.
There’s been an accident.
I Almost Lost Her is the story of Charlie’s ongoing healing and André’s acceptance of his own vulnerability. Readers follow the couple’s journey through adversity, the highs and lows, and everything in between. Ultimately, in the face of great suffering, Charlie and André learn to feel fear and pain, then release it so they may remain focused on their new and beautiful life. In their highly-anticipated debut book, André and Charlie remind us that strength, faith, and love are the cornerstones of enduring partnerships—no matter how bleak the circumstance. No matter how difficult the fight.
About the Authors
Charlie Anne Xavier
Charlie Anne Xavier was born in Bristol, TN, and is the wife of André Xavier and mother to two boys. After a horrific work accident left her with 85% of her body scarred by 3rd-degree burns, Charlie embraced the miracle of living and embarked upon the greatest soul-healing journey of her life. Charlie’s mission is to give back and inspire anyone struggling with life’s adversity. Her words are a motivational gift that will empower readers to thrive through seemingly insurmountable circumstances.
André Xavier is a successful entrepreneur and author from Sao Paulo, Brazil. In 2021, he was transformed through the trauma of nearly losing his wife to a tragic work accident. Having almost been left behind to idly raise their two beautiful children, André revived his life and partnership with Charlie Anne through advocacy, vulnerability, and enduring love.