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Vincent, Lynn

Summary: Based on new primary sources and interviews with 108 survivors, Vincent and Vladic reveal the untold stories of the crew left adrift for five days in the Philippine Sea as they battled dehydration, sharks, insanity, and each other; the Army spy who shepherded the bomb aboard Indianapolis; the hidden history of the Top Secret ULTRA program that could have saved the ship; and the survivors'...

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 940.54 VIN

Vincent, Lynn

1 hold on 5 copies

Summary: "Based on years of original research and new reporting, two acclaimed authors deliver the riveting and emotionally wrenching full story of the worst sea disaster in United States naval history: the sinking of the USS Indianapolis during World War II--and the fifty-year fight to exonerate the captain after a wrongful court martial."--Provided by publisher.

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54 VIN

Hall, Ron

Summary: The authors of "Same Kind of Different as Me" offer new reflections and stories of hope and healing, covering such topics as faith, friendship, community outreach, and much more.

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 261.8325 HAL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 HAL

Burpo, Todd.

Summary: Todd Burpo shares his son Colton's experiences having visions of heaven after a near-fatal illness, describing what Colton saw in heaven and the lessons he has learned about faith and love after listening to Colton's stories of his time with Jesus.

Publisher / Publication Date: Grupo Nelson 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 460 BURPO, TODD BUR

Burpo, Todd.

Summary: Presents the story of the four-year old son of a Nebraska pastor who during emergency surgery slips from consciousness and enters heaven.

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2011

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 231.73 BUR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 231.73 BUR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 BURPO, COLTON BUR

Boykin, Jerry.

Summary: Boykin reveals how his military duty worked in tandem with his faith to bring him through the bloody storms of foreign battle-- and through the political firestorm that ambushed him in his own country.

Publisher / Publication Date: Faith Words 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BOYKIN, WILLIAM G BOY

Hall, Ron

Summary: 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.

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2006

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 HAL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HALL, RON HAL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 976.4 Hall 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B HALL HAL

Summary: The true story of a small-town father who must find the courage and conviction to share his son's extraordinary, life-changing experience with the world. Colton claims to have visited Heaven during a near death experience. He recounts the details of his amazing journey with childlike innocence and speaks matter-of-factly about things that happened before his birth.

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD HEA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE HEA

Burpo, Todd.

Summary: Presents the story of the four-year old son of a Nebraska pastor who during emergency surgery slips from consciousness and enters heaven.

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 133.901 BUR