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Feldman, David B.

Summary: Two psychologists explore the science of remarkable accomplishment in the wake of trauma, revealing the surprising principles that allow people to transform their lives and achieve extraordinary things.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperWave, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155 FEL

Summary: Chicken Soup for the Soul: From Lemons to Lemonade will inspire, encourage, and motivate you to turn any sour situation into a better one with its 101 personal stories from others who turned a negative into something positive. When life hands you lemons... make lemonade! This collection is full of inspiring true stories from others who did just that, and will help you make the best of any bad...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 810.8 Chi

Summary: Ten-year-old Gulistan and her brother Firat live in the heart of Turkish Kurdistan. Tragedy strikes when their parents are shot down by paramilitary gunmen before their very eyes. Traumatized and orphaned, Gulistan and Firat try to care for their infant sister, but their money soon runs out and they re forced onto the street. It is there that Gulistan meets the part-time escort Dilara....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Film Movement 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN BEF

Conrad, Joseph

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC CON

Lucado, Max

Summary: Max Lucado delves into the meaning of Jesus' last hours on the cross. Through his death, your life has purpose and meaning. You are forgiven and loved by a Savior who died for you. And an empty tomb proclaims that death does not have the final word.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 232.96 Lucado 2019

Allender, Dan B.

Summary: Author Dan B. Allender explains the path to healing from the heartaches, disappointments, and wounds that life inflicts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 248.8 ALL

Lusko, Levi

Summary: A guide to overcoming suffering is relayed through the story of the author's loss of his five-year-old daughter to an asthma attack.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 248 LUS

Osteen, Joel

Summary: All of us will go through dark times that we don't understand: a difficulty with a friend, an unfair situation at work, a financial setback, an unexpected illness, a divorce, or the loss of a loved one. Those types of experiences are part of the human journey. But when we find ourselves in such a place, it's important that we keep a positive perspective. Joel Osteen writes that if we stay in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: FaithWords 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 248 OST

Parker, Samuel

Summary: "A couple finds themselves stranded in the Mojave Desert with dwindling hope of survival--until a mysterious man shows up. Will he help them or does he have more sinister plans?" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION PAR

Summary: Soran is a 13-year-old boy who orders other children around as he installs an antennae for villagers keen to hear of Saddam's fall. When, he falls for the quiet, beautiful Agrin, he is disturbed by her brother Henkov who can seemingly predict the future.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN TUR

Hundley, Shelley E.

Contents: Why I became an atheist -- "Do something about this pain!" -- Seeing pain through a new lens -- Piercing the hardest heart -- Discovering the love of God -- We need a judge -- The judge fights for us -- The judge brings us comfort -- A beautiful exchange -- The power to forgive -- Turn back to God -- The hour of God's judgment -- A call to friendship with God.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charisma House 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 286 HUN

Moore, Thomas

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gotham Books 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 204.42 MOO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 204.42 Moore

TerKeurst, Lysa

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "Lysa TerKeurst helps readers address how to stop suffering from what others have done to them while exploring what forgiveness is, what it isn't, and how to deal with difficult relationships"-- You deserve to stop suffering because of what other people have done to you. But you may be stuck in a cycle of unresolved pain, playing offenses over and over in your mind. TerKeurst has wrestled...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nelson Books 2020

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Booker, Adriel

Summary: Though one in four pregnancies ends in loss, miscarriage is shrouded in such secrecy and stigma that the woman who experiences it often feels deeply isolated, unsure how to process her grief. Her body seems to have betrayed her. Her confidence in the goodness of God is rattled. Her loved ones don't know what to say. Her heart is broken. She may feel guilty, ashamed, angry, depressed, confused,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Baker Publishing Group 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 248 BOO

Cushatt, Michele

Summary: "When we're in seasons of suffering and struggle, we equate the presence of pain with the absence of God. But what if we gather evidence of God's unfailing presence? In Relentless, Michele Cushatt invites all who wrestle and wander to dive deep into the Gospel story and their story to discover the unshakeable presence of a God who never leaves"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CUSHATT, MICHELE CUS

Jakes, T. D.

Summary: "In his most personal offering yet, Bishop Jakes tells crushing stories from his own journey-the painful experience of learning his young teenage daughter was pregnant, the agony of watching his mother succumb to Alzheimer's, and the shock and helplessness he felt when his son had a heart attack. Bishop Jakes wants to encourage you that God uses difficult, crushing experiences to prepare you...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Faithwords 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 234 JAK

Brees, Drew

Summary: Drew's inspiring message of hope and resilience proves that with enough faith, determination, and heart, you can overcome any obstacle life throws your way, and not only bounce back but come back stronger than you ever imagined possible.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BREES, DREW BRE

Brockmeier, Kevin.

Summary: In the aftermath of a fatal car accident, a private journal of love notes written by a husband to his wife passes into the keeping of a hospital patient, and from there through the hands of five other suffering people, touching each of them uniquely.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BRO

Kushner, Harold S.

Summary: Provides insight into the question of how to deal with human suffering and death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schocken Books 1981

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 296.3 KUS

Lucado, Max

Summary: "Joseph's pit came in the form of a cistern. Yours came in the form of a diagnosis, a foster home, or a traumatic injury. Joseph was thrown into a hole and despised. And you? Thrown into an unemployment line and forgotten, into a divorce and betrayed, into a bed and abused. The pit. Life is reduced to one quest: to get out and never get hurt again. Not simply done. Pits have no easy exit....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 248.8 LUC

Sharlet, Jeff

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "As a journalist suddenly skeptical of the power of words to tell the deepest truths of other people's stories, Jeff Sharlet turned to taking snapshots and posting them on Instagram- images that he then reflected on in words of extraordinary intimacy and power. A visionary work of radical empathy, this collection of images and reflections is framed by the two years between his father's heart...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818 SHA

Conrad, Joseph

Summary: A journey up the river in the Belgian Congo is also a journey into the darkest part of a man's soul.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Sound Room Publishers 2007

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D'Souza, Dinesh

Summary: Examines the issue of human suffering and explores why a good God allows it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2012

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Harrison, Wayne

Summary: Justin Bailey is seventeen when he arrives at the shop of legendary muscle car mechanic Nick Campbell. Anguished and out of place among the students at his rural Connecticut high school, Justin finds in Nick, his captivating wife Mary Ann, and their world of miraculous machines the sense of family he has struggled to find at home. But when Nick and Mary Ann's lives are struck by tragedy,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC HAR

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