Same Kind of Different as Me

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Same Kind of Different as Me

A Modern-Day Slave, an International Art Dealer, and the Unlikely Woman Who Bound Them Together

By Ron Hall; Denver Moore; Lynn Vincent

W Publishing Group, Hardcover, 9780849900419, 237pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2006

A dangerous, homeless drifter who grew up pickingcotton in virtual slavery.An upscale art dealer accustomed to the worldof 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 Texashonky-tonk . . .and, without a doubt, in the heart of God. It unfolds in aHollywood hacienda . . . an upscale New York gallery . . . a downtown dumpster. . . a Texas ranch.
Gritty with pain and betrayal and brutality, it also shines with anunexpected, life-changing love.
This incredible retelling now includes an interview with the authors anda reader's guide that is perfect for individual or group study.
The most inspirational and emotionally gripping story of faith, fortitude, and friendshipI have ever read. A powerful example of the healing, restorative power of forgiveness andthe transformational, life changing power of unconditional love. Mark Clayman, Executive Producer forthe Academy Award nominatedThe Pursuit of Happyness
Denver Moore and Ron Hall's story is one thatmoved me to tears. The friendship that formsbetween these two men at a time when both were ingreat need is an inspiration to all of us to be morecompassionate to everyone we come in contact with.This is truly a wonderful book Mrs. Barbara Bush.