Gabrielle Giffords and Husband to Pen Memoir

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The path of Gabrielle Giffords has taken her from Congresswoman... to inspiring gun shot victim... to author.

The politician, who was released from the hospital last week, will team with husband Mark Kelly to pen a memoir that chronicles their lives since Giffords was shot in the head by a mad men in January.

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Kelly, who is retiring from the U.S. Navy and NASA, told The Associated Press of the book: "We decided it was the right thing to do to put our words and our voices on paper and tell our story from our point of view... Gabby and I are forever grateful for the heartfelt support we've received over these many months."

No release date has been scheduled for the memoir, which will be published by Scribner.

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