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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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

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

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This is a revision of Reality and the Vision, in which Christian writers discuss the books and authors who have influenced not only their craft but also their lives. If you're expecting fluffy essays ... Read full review


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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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