The Greatest Miracle in the World

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Bantam Books, 1975 - Philosophy - 128 pages
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Here is a simple but powerful story that will affect your thoughts and actions long after the final sentence has touched your heart.You will never forget:* The four simple rules that can help you perform a miracle in your life.* The glass geranium that will break your heart.* The dingy parking lot where Mandino's life, and yours, begins again,* The ragpicker who rescues humans after they quit on themselves.* The secret of regaining the self-esteem you have lost.

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Review: The Greatest Miracle in the World

User Review  - Bartonxiv - Goodreads

Enjoyed this book when I read it fifteen years ago. Even became a rag picker of sorts. The God Memorandum is an excellent reminder of how amazing we are as humans and that we are walking miracles. I have given no less than 20 copies of this book to folks over the years. Read full review

Review: The Greatest Miracle in the World

User Review  - Zach Wilber - Goodreads

The Greatest Miracle in the World by Og Mandino is a very inspirational book. It describes how Og meets a man named Simon Potter, who is a ragpicker that helps people in their lives. Simon teaches Og ... Read full review


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About the author (1975)

Og Mandino was born December 12, 1923 in Natick, Massachusetts. After high school, he joined the Army Air Corps. Upon returning from service in World War II, he was unemployed. Eventually, he became an editor for a magazine called Success Unlimited. This job was the starting point of his writing career. Mandino went on to write nineteen inspirational titles. They include The Greatest Salesman in the World, the Greatest Miracle in the World, the Return of the Ragpicker, the Twelfth Angel and the Choice. Since it's initial printing, The Greatest Salesman in the World has been translated into over 20 languages and is still considered one of the best-selling self-help books of all time. He died September 3, 1996.

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