The Twelfth Angel

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Random House Publishing Group, Feb 1, 1996 - Fiction - 176 pages
2 Reviews
"A very special story about life and love and courage."
MERLIN OLSEN, SPORTSCASTER
John Harding had a high-powered career, a loving wife, and a beautiful son. He's lost it all and has returned to his home town of Boland, New Hampshire, teetering on the brink of suicide. But an old friend asks John to manage his old Little League team, the Angels. Reluctantly, he agrees, and meets a hopeless player who bears a striking resemblance to his dead son--and through their extroardinary relationship, John finds the wisdom in living that he thought had slipped beyond his grasp forever....
AN ALTERNATE SELECTION OF THE LITERARY GUILD


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User Review  - Mary Home - Christianbook.com

The book The Twelfth Angel was the best book I have ever read I could not but it down. The book encourages you and lifts you up it's never-give-up spirit and guide to living a good life just makes ... Read full review

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User Review  - Hugh Woodson - Goodreads

Never Never never Never Never Never Never Never Never Give up!!!! That my favorite quote! Love the book. It all about tryng, courage and never stop doing from the start to finish! very recommendable for you to read even if you not a fan of baseball Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
3
Section 2
10
Section 3
20
Section 4
39
Section 5
49
Section 6
60
Section 7
72
Section 8
82
Section 9
97
Section 10
110
Section 11
120
Section 12
132
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About the author (1996)

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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