Same kind of different as me

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"A dangerous, homeless drifter who grew up picking ""cotton in virtual slavery.""An upscale art dealer accustomed to the world""of Armani and Chanel.""A gutsy woman with a stubborn dream.""A story so incredible no novelist would dare dream it." It begins outside a burning plantation hut in Louisiana. . . and an East Texas honky-tonk . . .and, without a doubt, in the heart of God. It unfolds in a Hollywood hacienda . . . an upscale New York gallery . . . a downtown dumpster. . . a Texas ranch.Gritty with pain and betrayal and brutality, it also shines with an unexpected, life-changing love.This incredible retelling now includes an interview with the authors and a reader's guide that is perfect for individual or group study.The most inspirational and emotionally gripping story of faith, fortitude, and friendship I have ever read. A powerful example of the healing, restorative power of forgiveness and the transformational, life changing power of unconditional love.--Mark Clayman, Executive Producer forthe Academy Award-nominated"The Pursuit of Happyness"Denver Moore and Ron Hall's story is one thatmoved me to tears. The friendship that formsbetween these two men at a time when both were ingreat need is an inspiration to all of us to be morecompassionate to everyone we come in contact with. This is truly a wonderful book --Mrs. Barbara Bush
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9780849900419
9781410424563
084991910
9781594153181
9780849963957
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Level 6.3, 12 Points
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Grouped Work ID 69098012-949e-de7a-179f-abaa27e84717
Grouping Title same kind of different as me
Grouping Author hall ron
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-15 16:59:48PM
Last Indexed 2018-08-15 17:01:04PM

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auth_author2 Butler, Dan, 1954-, Moore, Denver., Scott, Barry., Vincent, Lynn.
author Hall, Ron, 1945-
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subject_facet African Americans -- Texas -- Fort Worth -- Biography, Art dealers -- Texas -- Fort Worth -- Biography, Audiobooks, Compact discs, Fort Worth (Tex.) -- Biography, Friendship -- Case studies, Hall, Deborah, -- d. 2000, Hall, Ron, -- 1945-, Homeless men -- Texas -- Fort Worth -- Biography, Indentured servants -- Louisiana -- Red River Parish -- Biography, Large type books, Moore, Denver, Whites -- Texas -- Fort Worth -- Biography
title_display Same kind of different as me
title_full Same kind of different as me / Ron Hall and Denver Moore ; with Lynn Vincent, Same kind of different as me [sound recording] / Ron Hall & Denver Moore ; with Lynn Vincent, Same kind of different as me [text (large print)] / Ron Hall & Denver Moore with Lynn Vincent
title_short Same kind of different as me
topic_facet African Americans, Art dealers, Audiobooks, Compact discs, Friendship, Hall, Deborah, Hall, Ron, Homeless men, Indentured servants, Large type books, Moore, Denver, Whites