Last year, our book club decided to read The Same Kind of Different As Me by Ron Hall and Denver Moore. It was one of the best books we read all year. (I also listened to the audio version while I was running.)
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In the article, she cited our conversation: Michael Hyatt, chief executive of Thomas Nelson, one of the country’s largest religious publishers, said the category did not have a top-selling book like ‘The Purpose Driven Life’ by Rick Warren or the ‘Left Behind’ series last year. … While there’s a greater interest than ever-before, the absolute numbers are astonishingly small—just 0.47 percent (compare total U.S. book sales in 2008 of $24.3 billion to electronic book sales for the same period of $113 million.)
I can’t remember a single time when there have been more Christian books on the New York Times bestseller lists . … Rosenberg (Tyndale), #13 on the Hardcover Fiction list Mistaken Identity by Don and Susie Van Ryn and Newell , Colleen and Whitney Cerak, with Mark Tabb (Howard), #1 on the Hardcover Nonfiction list The Reason for God by Timothy Keller (Dutton), #13 the Hardcover Nonfiction list 90 Minutes in Heaven by Don Piper with Cecil Murphey (Revell), #8 on the Paperback Nonfiction list.