Inspirational

Small Victories: Spotting Improbable Moments of Grace Anne Lamott

SMALL VICTORIES: SPOTTING IMPROBABLE MOMENTS OF GRACE offers a message of hope. This inspirational collection of essays, irreverent and wise (Anne Lamont trademarks) proves that the human spirit is irrepressible.

 

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Strange Glory: A Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer Charles Marsh

STRANGE GLORY: A LIFE OF DIETRICH BONHOEFFER is the powerful and inspirational story of a German pastor who stood up to Hitler and was executed.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed on the title page by Charles Marsh in Birmingham. It is a new, unread first edition opened only for signing...

Legacy: A Rabbi & A Community Remember Their Loved Ones Jonathan Miller

LEGACY: A RABBI & A COMMUNITY REMEMBER THEIR LOVED ONES is a collection of eulogies written and delivered during Rabbi Miller's twenty-five years of service in Birmingham, Alabama. Besides serving as an expert model for those of any faith who may need assistance in creating a remembrance, it is inspirational to...

The Holy Bible Barry Moser

THE PENNYROYAL CAXTON EDITION OF THE HOLY BIBLE was designed and illustrated over the course of four years. There are two hundred and thirty-two magnificent images, each painstakingly drawn by hand by Barry Moser.

 

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Dad's Maybe Book Tim O'Brien

DAD'S MAYBE BOOK is a collection of essays and anecdotes written by National Book Award-winning author Tim O'Brien as a way to give his sons advice for the future, as well as a sense of who their father was as a man. Hilarious and tender, this is a touching and moving document of a father's love and his desire to give...

Life is Gift: Remembrances of John Rowan Claypool, IV Larger Than Life: Memories of Martin Hames Carolyn Sloss Ratliff

LIFE IS GIFT: REMBRANCES OF JOHN ROWAN CLAYPOOL, IV is a collection of tributes to the much loved minister, preacher, theologian, teacher, and author of eleven books.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed on the title page by Carolyn Sloss Ratliff at the store. It is a new, unread first...

On My Own Diane Rehm

ON MY OWN explains the motivation that her dying husband's struggle provided Diane Rehm to become the poster person for the "right to die" movement.

 

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Late Migrations: A Natural History of Love and Loss Margaret Renkl

LATE MIGRATIONS is a series of deep and thoughtful essays about Margaret Renkl's childhood growing...

Dinner with the Smileys: One Military Family, One Year of Heroes, and Lessons for a Lifetime Sarah Smiley

DINNER WITH THE SMILEYS: ONE MILITARY FAMILY, ONE YEAR OF HEROES, AND LESSONS FOR A LIFETIME is a warm, wonderful story of a military family inviting fifty-two guests to dinner over a year's time while their father/husband was deployed as a Navy pilot. Weekly fill-ins ran the gamut from U.S. Senators to ninety-four-...

Outcasts United: A Refugee Team, an American Town Warren St. John

OUTCASTS UNITED: A REFUGEE TEAM, AN AMERICAN TOWN reads more like fiction than the true story of a Jordanian woman in a small Southern town taking a group of refugees from a hundred countries and creating a force in the soccer world. More importantly, assimilating these disparate foreigners into American society - as...