Same Kind of Different As Me: A Modern-Day Slave, an International Art Dealer, and the Unlikely Woman Who Bound Them Together (Google eBook)

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Thomas Nelson Inc, Mar 9, 2008 - Religion - 256 pages
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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 for the Academy Award–nominated The Pursuit of Happyness   Denver Moore and Ron Hall’s story is one that moved me to tears. The friendship that forms between these two men at a time when both were in great need is an inspiration to all of us to be more compassionate to everyone we come in contact with. This is truly a wonderful book! —Mrs. Barbara Bush

 

  

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Compelling story and a real page turner. - Goodreads
Hall was a little more difficult to read through. - Christianbook.com
And yet, this writing style brings life to Moore. - Christianbook.com
In a sense, this is a love story as well. - Borders
The story is good, but the introduction is a bit long. - Christianbook.com
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a story of pain and laughter, doubt and tears, dug out between the bondages of this earth and the free possibility of heaven. No reader or listener will ever forget it. Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Denver Moore served as a volunteer at the Fort Worth Union Gospel Mission until his death in March 2012.

Lynn Vincent is the New York Times best-selling writer ofHeaven Is for Real and Same Kind of Different As Me. The author or coauthor of ten books, Lynn has sold 12 million copies since 2006. She worked for eleven years as a writer and editor at the national news biweekly WORLD magazine and is a U.S. Navy veteran.

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