Same Kind of Different As Me
Score: 4.5
From 559 Ratings

Same Kind of Different As Me


  • Author: Ron Hall & Denver Moore
  • Release Date : 2008-03-09
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 1414602 Bytes


Read the critically acclaimed #1 New York Times best-seller with more than one million copies in print. Same Kind of Different as Me was a major motion picture release by Paramount in fall 2017.Gritty with pain and betrayal and brutality, this true story also shines with an unexpected, life-changing love.Meet Denver, raised under plantation-style slavery in Louisiana until he escaped the “Man” – in the 1960’s – by hopping a train. Non-trusting, uneducated, and violent, he spent another 18 years on the streets of Dallas and Fort Worth.Meet Ron Hall, a self-made millionaire in the world of high priced art deals -- concerned with fast cars, beautiful women, and fancy clothes.And the woman who changed their lives -- Miss Debbie: “The ski...

Same Kind of Different As Me Movie Edition
Score: 4.5
From 16 Ratings

Same Kind of Different As Me Movie Edition


  • Author: Ron Hall & Denver Moore
  • Release Date : 2017-09-19
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 7845660 Bytes


Read the critically acclaimed #1 New York Times best-seller with more than one million copies in print. Same Kind of Different as Me was a major motion picture release by Paramount in fall 2017.Gritty with pain and betrayal and brutality, this true story also shines with an unexpected, life-changing love.Meet Denver, raised under plantation-style slavery in Louisiana until he escaped the “Man” – in the 1960’s – by hopping a train. Non-trusting, uneducated, and violent, he spent another 18 years on the streets of Dallas and Fort Worth.Meet Ron Hall, a self-made millionaire in the world of high priced art deals -- concerned with fast cars, beautiful women, and fancy clothes.And the woman who changed their lives -- Miss Debbie: “The skinnies...

Same Kind of Different As Me Movie Edition
Score: 4
From 23 Ratings

Same Kind of Different As Me Movie Edition


  • Author : Ron Hall
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release Date : 2017-09-19
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780718079666


Same Kind of Different As Me Movie Edition Book Description :

Soon to be a Major Motion Picture 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, inside the heart of God. It unfolds in a Hollywood hacienda . . . an upscale New York gallery . . . a downtown dumpster . . . a Texas ranch. Gritty with betrayal and pain brutality, it also shines with an unexpected, life-changing love. Bonus material in this special movie edition includes: a new epilogue with updates on the authors since the release of the original b...

Same Kind of Different as Me
Score: 4.5
From 304 Ratings

Same Kind of Different as Me


  • Author : Bernard L. Ramm
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0849900417


Same Kind of Different as Me Book Description :

Recounts how one co-author suffered through plantation-style slavery until the 1960s and homelessness before the wife of the other co-author, an art dealer accustomed to privilege, intervened....

Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids

Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids


  • Author : Ron Hall
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release Date : 2017-01-31
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780718095420


Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids Book Description :

Same Kind of Different As Me for Kids tells the emotional tale of Denver Moore’s life story, made famous in the New York Times bestselling book Same Kind of Different As Me. “I used to spend a lotta time worryin’ that I was different from other people. . . . But I found out everybody’s different—the same kind of different as me.” Little Denver grew up very poor, and he didn’t get to go to school. As time passed, Denver decided to hop a train to the big city for a different life. That life was also very difficult, and Denver spent many years as a homeless man. But God was faithful and He showed His love for Denver through two people who were very different from him, and He changed the world through their unlikely friendship. This unique ...

Everybody Can Help Somebody

Everybody Can Help Somebody


  • Author : Ron Hall
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2013-09-10
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781400322695


Everybody Can Help Somebody Book Description :

Tells the story of Denver Moore and how he grew up in poverty as the son of a sharecropper and lived for a long time in the city as a homeless man before meeting a kind couple that helped him and inspired him to help others in his situation....

Same Kind of Different As Me Conversation Guide

Same Kind of Different As Me Conversation Guide


  • Author : Ron Hall
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release Date : 2013-02-11
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781418549800


Same Kind of Different As Me Conversation Guide Book Description :

If you were astounded by the unlikely true story of a life-changing friendship in Same Kind of Different as Me, you can now go deeper into the story and its powerful themes with the Same Kind of Different As Me DVD-Based Conversation Kit and its accompanying Conversation Guide. Perfect for your individual study or a small-group discussion, the Same Kind of Different As Me Conversation Guide will be your companion as you watch the DVD, providing insights for a convicting lesson and thought-provoking questions for discussion. Appealing to many audiences, Same Kind of Different as Me compares one man’s experience with 20th-century “slavery” and homelessness in the United States with another’s portrayal of his own complacency and wealth. From a b...

Same Kind of Different as Me
Score: 4.5
From 232 Ratings

Same Kind of Different as Me


  • Author : Ron Hall
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: African Americans
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1410424561


Same Kind of Different as Me Book Description :

The co-author relates how he was held under plantation-style slavery until he fled in the 1960s and suffered homelessness for an additional eighteen years before the wife of the other co-author, an art dealer accustomed to privilege, intervened....

Same Kind of Different as Me
Score: 4.5
From 305 Ratings

Same Kind of Different as Me


  • Author : Ron Hall
  • Publisher : W Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2017-12
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0718080548


Same Kind of Different as Me Book Description :

Meet Denver, a man raised under plantation-style slavery in Louisiana in the 1960s; a man who escaped, hopping a train to wander, homeless, for eighteen years on the streets of Dallas, Texas. No longer a slave, Denver's life was still hopeless-until God moved. First came a godly woman who prayed, listened, and obeyed. And then came her husband, Ron, an international arts dealer at home in a world of Armani-suited millionaires. And then they all came together. But slavery takes many forms. Deborah discovers that she has cancer. In the face of possible death, she charges her husband to rescue Denver. Who will be saved, and who will be lost? What is the future for these unlikely three? What is God doing? This is the emotional tale of their story: a tell...

The Fortune Teller
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

The Fortune Teller


  • Author : Gwendolyn Womack
  • Publisher : Picador
  • Release Date : 2017-06-06
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250099785


The Fortune Teller Book Description :

NOW A USA TODAY AND LOS ANGELES TIMES BESTSELLER From the award-winning author of The Memory Painter comes a sweeping and suspenseful tale of romance, fate, and fortune. Semele Cavnow appraises antiquities for an exclusive Manhattan auction house, deciphering ancient texts—and when she discovers a manuscript written in the time of Cleopatra, she knows it will be the find of her career. Its author tells the story of a priceless tarot deck, now lost to history, but as Semele delves further, she realizes the manuscript is more than it seems. Both a memoir and a prophecy, it appears to be the work of a powerful seer, describing devastating wars and natural disasters in detail thousands of years before they occurred. The more she reads, the more the man...

Breaking The Silence
Score: 4.5
From 2 Ratings

Breaking The Silence


  • Author : Diane Chamberlain
  • Publisher : MIRA
  • Release Date : 2015-10-30
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781459292260


Breaking The Silence Book Description :

Laura Brandon's promise to her dying father was simple: to visit an elderly woman she'd never heard of before. A woman who remembers nothing—except the distant past. Visiting Sarah Tolley seemed a small enough sacrifice to make. But Laura's promise results in another death. Her husband's. And after their five-year-old daughter, Emma, witnesses her father's suicide, Emma refuses to talk about it…to talk at all. Frantic and guilt ridden, Laura contacts the only person who may be able to help. A man she's met only once—six years before. A man who doesn't know he's Emma's real father. Guided only by a child's silence and an old woman's fading memories, the two unravel a tale of love and despair, of bravery and unspeakable evil. A tale that's shroud...

The Great Good Thing
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Great Good Thing


  • Author : Andrew Klavan
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson
  • Release Date : 2016-09-20
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780718017361


The Great Good Thing Book Description :

Edgar Award-winner and internationally bestselling novelist tells of his improbable conversion from agnostic Jewish-intellectual to baptized Christian and of the books that led him there. “Had I stumbled on the hallelujah truth, or just gone mad—or, that is, had I gone mad again?” No one was more surprised than Andrew Klavan when, at the age of fifty, he found himself about to be baptized. Best known for his hard-boiled, white-knuckle thrillers and for the movies made from them—among them True Crime (directed by Clint Eastwood) and Don’t Say a Word (starring Michael Douglas)—Klavan was born in a suburban Jewish enclave outside New York City. He left the faith of his childhood behind to live most of his life as an agnostic in the secular, ...