Archives For Annie Dillard

 

Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
(N.T. Wright, Annie Dillard, J.R.R. Tolkien, Terry Gross, MORE)

 

Via our sister website Thrifty Christian Reader
To keep up with all the latest ebook deals,
be sure to connect with TCR via email or on Facebook

*** ALL of these ebooks ***
will be on sale for the full month of November!

   

#1:
How God Became King: The Forgotten Story of the Gospels

N.T. Wright

*** $1.99 ***

 

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ADilllard-Mornings

Tomorrow will be Annie Dillard’s 71st birthday… 

Here are three poems by her:

*** ALSO don’t miss Annie Dillard – The NPR Recordings

 

The Man Who Wishes to Feed on Mahogany

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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
( Annie Dillard, Walter Brueggemann, Mother Teresa, MORE)

Via our sister website Thrifty Christian Reader
To keep up with all the latest ebook deals,
be sure to connect with TCR via email or on Facebook

  

An American Childhood

Annie Dillard

*** $1.99 ***

 

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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
(Annie Dillard, Noel Castellanos, N.T. Wright, MORE)

Via our sister website Thrifty Christian Reader
To keep up with all the latest ebook deals,
be sure to connect with TCR via email or on Facebook

 

The Maytrees: A Novel

Annie Dillard

*** $1.99 ***

 

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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
(Annie Dillard, Ron Hanson, Fred Craddock, Miroslav Volf, MORE)

Via our sister website Thrifty Christian Reader…
To keep up with all the latest ebook deals,
be sure to connect with TCR via email or on Facebook

 

The Annie Dillard Reader

*** $3.99 ***

 

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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
(Brueggemann, N.T. Wright, Annie Dillard, MORE)

Via our sister website Thrifty Christian Reader…
To keep up with all the latest ebook deals,
be sure to connect with TCR via email or on Facebook

 

Sabbath as Resistance:

By Walter Brueggemann

*** $3.99 ***

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AD-Pilgrim

Today is the 70th birthday of Annie Dillard…

In honor of the occasion, we offer the only existing Internet recordings of her…

NOTE: Dillard does very few public appearances, and many recordings that have previously been online have mysteriously disappearedHer website proudly boasts that “There are no films of me, no TV appearances.”

Enjoy these recordings from NPR…

 

Reflection on the 2005 Tsunami

Powerful to think of this in light of the recent earthquake in Nepal…

 

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Literary ebooks

I noticed this morning that there was a whole slew of literary ebooks that went on sale this morning, from some of my favorite novelists and creative non-fiction writers.

 
I have no idea how long this sale will last, so snag any of these that you want while you can!
 

We are in the process of launching a sister website, ThriftyChristianReader.com, that will feature ebook deals like this. This site is still in development, but we now have a Facebook page for it, which I encourage to like.

(We will still run occasional ebook notices on the ERB site, but will try to focus on book news and reviews here)
 
Here are eight titles that will be of interest to our readers:

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This is what a family is all about – one another, sitting around the table at night. And it’s very, very important, I think, for the kid to spend time not only around the table eating with their parents, but in the kitchen.”
– Jacques Pepin,
French Chef,
who was born on this day, 1935

 
The Wake Up Call
 
Poem of the Day:
Christmas Poem
by G.K. Chesterton
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*** G.K. Chesterton on Santa Claus

 
 

Kindle Ebook Deal of the Day:
*** Christmas Bonus… 2 Bargains Today!
1) The Writing Life
Annie Dillard

Only $1.99!!!
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2 )  The Case for the Psalms
N.T. Wright

Only $3.99!!!
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*** NOTE: This stated price is for the United States. Unfortunately, this offer may or may not be available in other countries. Sorry!

 
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The Wake Up Call – December 18, 2014

 

10 Recommended Kindle ebooks for $3.99 or Less!

Prices on these ebooks should not change before Feb 28, 2013.
But to be on the safe side, please refresh the Amazon page before ordering…

 

(NOTE: Prices listed may or may be not be valid outside the United States… Sorry!)

 

If you find one or more books to buy here, please share this list with a friend…



 

1) The Maytrees: A Novel by Annie Dillard – $2.99

 

2) My Life with the Saints by James Martin, S.J. – $3.99

 

3) Gandhi’s Passion: The Life and Legacy of Mahatma Gandhi by Stanley Wolpert – $1.99

 

4) Fear and Trembling by Soren Kierkegaard – $0.99
(Recommended in Ragan Sutterfield’s recent post in our Writers on the Classics series!)
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