More than words: contemporary writers on the works that shaped them

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Baker Books, Jan 1, 2002 - Family & Relationships - 281 pages
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Contemporary Christian writers help readers find and appreciate the literary masters whose work informed and influenced their own writing; profiled classic writers include William Shakespeare, John Donne, and Dostoevsky.

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User Review  - jd234512 - LibraryThing

All the makings of a great book. Authors talk about the authors that inspired them and led them to want to create as well. Some chapters excelled and were great, but others made this book drag on for ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kelly - Goodreads

I enjoyed (most of) the essays in this collection immensely. I was surprised at the number of authors who wrote that they...gosh, I don't remember what they wrote. I'll have to read it again, taking notes this time. Read full review

Contents

Preface
9
Desperate Measures
31
Climbing toward God
52
Copyright

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Philip Yancey is a trusted guide for millions of readers who want to strengthen their faith. His books include Soul Survivor, What's So Amazing About Grace?, The Jesus I Never Knew, and Reaching for the Invisible God. He lives in Colorado. James Calvin Schaap is professor of English at Dordt College in Sioux Center, Iowa. He is the award-winning author of more than twenty books, including Romey's Place.

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