The Return of the Ragpicker
Simon Potter’s new message of hope and courage for a troubled world
Nearly twenty years ago in a Chicago parking lot, Og Mandino met a man who changed his life and who inspired millions of readers in the pages of Mandino’s classic bestseller The Greatest Miracle in the World. The man’s name was Simon Potter and he called himself a ragpicker—because he had devoted his life to rescuing people who had ended up on life’s refuse pile. But just as suddenly and mysteriously as Simon Potter entered Og Mandino’s life, so did he leave it—his work apparently done.
Three years ago, however, Simon Potter walked back into Mandino's life. Ninety-five years old and going strong, the ragpicker knew his work was not yet finished; the world was still mired in frustration and despair, plagued by drugs, crime, broken families, and broken dreams. And so, he and Og Mandino vowed to deliver a precious new gift to humankind: a life guide to renewed strength, courage, wisdom, and faith for all.
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THE RETURN OF THE RAGPICKERUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
More than 15 years have passed since the ``ragpicker'' vanished from Chicago, leaving Mandino a set of principles on how to lead a more fulfilling life—principles that the author chronicled in a ... Read full review
GOOD STUFFUser Review - redmosquito - Overstock.com
Return of the Ragpicker is the sequel to Mandinos The Greatest Miracle in the World. I have bought these two books for over 100 people in 17 years. They are truly lifechanging books full of hope and practical knowledge. Everyone should read these books! Read full review