Miscellaneous

Amazing Grace For Fathers: 75 Stories of Faith, Hope, Inspiration, and Humor

$13.99
Amazing Grace for Fathers celebrates the power of fatherhood?and that power is love. The love of our fathers on earth reflects the infinite love of God, our heavenly Father, from which all fatherly guidance, discipline, and protection flows. The powerful stories in this book show just how deep a father's love is for his children, particularly when he lives in and is strengthened by God's grace. Here, you will find support and inspiration for your own fatherhood. In this book, you will meet: ? A young boy suffering intense pain who finds peace and comfort in the hands of his father. ? A loving father who literally comes back from the dead after suffering fatal injuries. ? A surrogate father who makes a big difference in the life of an angry and troubled boy. ? A father who provides a birthday present for his little girl after his death through a series of divine coincidences. ? A young man who heroically saves the life of another because of the wisdom handed down to him by his own father. ? Two fathers who, unable to provide for their families, turn to God and see His fatherly protection take care of them.
ISBN/SKU: 
9781932645996
Publication Date: 
2006-09-01
0
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American Priest: The Ambitious Life and Conflicted Legacy of Notre Dame's Father Ted Hesburgh

American Priest: The Ambitious Life and Conflicted Legacy of Notre Dame's Father Ted Hesburgh
Miscamble, Wilson D
$28.00
A provocative new biography probes deeply into the storied life of Father Ted Hesburgh, the well-loved but often controversial president of Notre Dame University.

Considered for many decades to be the most influential priest in America, Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, played what many consider pivotal roles in higher education, the Catholic Church, and national and international affairs. American Priest examines his life and his many and varied engagements--from the university he led for thirty-five years to his associations with the Vatican and the White House--and evaluates the extent and importance of his legacy.

Author and Notre Dame priest-professor Wilson D. Miscamble tracks how Hesburgh transformed Catholic higher education in the postwar era and explores how he became a much-celebrated voice in America at large. Yet, beyond the hagiography that often surrounds Hesburgh's legacy lies another more complex and challenging story. What exactly were his contributions to higher learning; what was his involvement in the civil rights movement; and what was the nature of his role as advisor to popes and presidents?

Understanding Hesburgh's life and work illuminates the journey that the Catholic Church traversed over the second half of the twentieth century. Exploring and evaluating Hesburgh's importance, then, contributes not only to the colorful history of Notre Dame but also to comprehending the American Catholic experience.

Praise for American Priest

"An excellent, engaging biography . . . [Miscamble] deftly captures the 'whole Hesburgh' in a fair and thorough portrait." --Catholic Philly

"Excellent . . . the story that Father Miscamble tells is an all-American story--the rise of a Catholic of relatively modest background, close to his immigrant roots, to a place of prominence among the nation's elite." --Public Discourse

ISBN/SKU: 
9781984823434
Publication Date: 
2019-03-12
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Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man's Fight for Justice

Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man's Fight for Justice
Browder, Bill
$28.00
A real-life political thriller about an American financier in the Wild East of Russia, the murder of his principled young tax attorney, and his dangerous mission to expose the Kremlin's corruption.

Bill Browder's journey started on the South Side of Chicago and moved through Stanford Business School to the dog-eat-dog world of hedge fund investing in the 1990s. It continued in Moscow, where Browder made his fortune heading the largest investment fund in Russia after the Soviet Union's collapse. But when he exposed the corrupt oligarchs who were robbing the companies in which he was investing, Vladimir Putin turned on him and, in 2005, had him expelled from Russia.

In 2007, a group of law enforcement officers raided Browder's offices in Moscow and stole $230 million of taxes that his fund's companies had paid to the Russian government. Browder's attorney Sergei Magnitsky investigated the incident and uncovered a sprawling criminal enterprise. A month after Sergei testified against the officials involved, he was arrested and thrown into pre-trial detention, where he was tortured for a year. On November 16, 2009, he was led to an isolation chamber, handcuffed to a bedrail, and beaten to death by eight guards in full riot gear.

Browder glimpsed the heart of darkness, and it transformed his life: he embarked on an unrelenting quest for justice in Sergei's name, exposing the towering cover-up that leads right up to Putin. A financial caper, a crime thriller, and a political crusade, Red Notice is the story of one man taking on overpowering odds to change the world.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781476755717
Publication Date: 
2015-02-03
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15 Things to do In the Midst of Suffering CD

15 Things to do In the Midst of Suffering CD
$4.95

Suffering is a mystery we all face at some time in our lives. Whether it is physical, emotional, or spiritual, it will test our faith. Internationally known speaker Jeff Cavins shares personal insights he gained through his own physical pain. He shows us how we can join our sufferings with those of Jesus on the cross, bringing renewed meaning to the suffering we experience in our lives.

ISBN/SKU: 
697691696799
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20 Answers: Death and Judgement

20 Answers: Death and Judgement
$3.95

Catholic Answers

ISBN/SKU: 
9781941663950
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2020 Magnificat Advent Companion

$4.99
ISBN/SKU: 
9781949239409
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2020 Magnificat Advent Companion

$5.99
ISBN/SKU: 
9781949239065
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3 Day GLOBE Ruby

$3.00
ISBN/SKU: 
931171
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30 Days of Hope for Restoration in Infant Loss

30 Days of Hope for Restoration in Infant Loss
Roper, Maegan
$9.99
Your heart grieves. The tears won't stop. You sense bitterness and anger growing in you as you struggle between grief and trying to trust God through this part of your journey. No matter how hard you try, you can't seem to find the delicate balance between your grief and faith in God for the future. It is difficult to understand God's purpose in the death of a child. You doubt you will ever find peace, comfort, or understanding. Author Maegan Roper, who as walked this dark road, shares the light of hope she received from Christ as He restored her and brought her from grief to joy. Weaving portions of her own personal story with words of encouragement and Scripture, you'll begin to feel restored as you experience the same peace and understanding she found on her journey from loss to hope
ISBN/SKU: 
9781596694385
Publication Date: 
2015-07-06
0
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51% Beeswax Candle 3 Day Candle

$18.50
ISBN/SKU: 
88172012
Publication Date: 
2020-11-11
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51% Beeswax Candle 8 Day Candle

$24.50
ISBN/SKU: 
88182012
Publication Date: 
2020-11-11
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61 Minutes to a Miracle: Fulton Sheen and a True Story of the Impossible

$13.95

After a healthy pregnancy, Bonnie L. Engstrom delivered a stillboard baby boy. AFter sixty-one minutes, when the doctors were going to call a time of death, James Fulton's heart began to beat. During that time, the Engstroms had been asking for and counting on the intercession of James's namesake: Archbishop Fulton J. Sheen. In 2014, medical experts and theological advisors to the Congregation for the Causes of Saints unanimously approved the miracle. Read the amazing true story that teaches us that miracles are possible.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781612787176
Publication Date: 
2019-09-23
0
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7 Day Candle Refill

$5.00
ISBN/SKU: 
TS927
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7 Day Glass Globe Purple

$2.95
ISBN/SKU: 
GLOBEP
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7 Men: And the Secret of Their Greatness

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Metaxas, Eric
$17.99

In Seven Men, New York Times best-selling author Eric Metaxas presents seven exquisitely crafted short portraits of widely known--but not well understood--Christian men, each of whom uniquely showcases a commitment to live by certain virtues in the truth of the gospel.

Written in a beautiful and engaging style, Seven Men addresses what it means (or should mean) to be a man today, at a time when media and popular culture present images of masculinity that are not the picture presented in Scripture and historic civil life. What does it take to be a true exemplar as a father, brother, husband, leader, coach, counselor, change agent, and wise man? What does it mean to stand for honesty, courage, and charity, especially at times when the culture and the world run counter to those values?

Each of the seven biographies represents the life of a man who experienced the struggles and challenges to be strong in the face of forces and circumstances that would have destroyed the resolve of lesser men. Each of the seven men profiled--George Washington, William Wilberforce, Eric Liddell, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, Jackie Robinson, John Paul II, and Charles Colson--call the reader to a more elevated walk and lifestyle, one that embodies the gospel in the world around us.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780718030957
Publication Date: 
2015-03-17
0
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7 Principles of Transformational Leadership: Create a Mindset of Passion, Innovation, and Growth

7 Principles of Transformational Leadership: Create a Mindset of Passion, Innovation, and Growth
Blane, Hugh
$18.95

In the world of work, the single greatest asset of successful individuals, teams, and organizations is their mindset--what happens in between their ears. It's not the corporate strategy, the sales compensation plan, or the market segments they're pursuing. It is what each leader, team member, and employee chooses to focus on, believe, and create for themselves and others.

 

7 Principles of Transformational Leadership presents the fundamental concepts whose implementation will result in dramatic revenue, performance, and relationship growth. Specifically, leaders will learn to:

  • Live their professional and personal lives with unbridled purpose and passion.
  • Execute strategic priorities more effectively and with accelerated results.
  • Retain the brightest and best talent.
  • Have employees, key stakeholders, and managers enthusiastically follow them.
  • Be exemplars of innovation, growth, and positive mindsets.
  • Cascade excellence throughout their organizations.

     

    You may have employees with all the talent in the world, but you'll never achieve remarkable results until you change your employees' mindset. 7 Principles of Transformational Leadership will help you convert your human potential into accelerated business results.
ISBN/SKU: 
9781632650931
Publication Date: 
2017-06-18
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7 Women: And the Secret of Their Greatness

7 Women: And the Secret of Their Greatness
Metaxas, Eric
$17.99

In this highly anticipated follow-up to the enormously successful Seven Men, New York Times bestselling author Eric Metaxas gives us seven captivating portraits of some of history's greatest women, each of whom changed the course of history by following God's call upon their lives--now in paperback.

Each of the world-changing figures who stride across these pages--Joan of Arc, Susanna Wesley, Hannah More, Sister Maria of Paris, Corrie ten Boom, Rosa Parks, and Mother Teresa--is an exemplary model of true womanhood. Teenaged Joan of Arc followed God's call and liberated her country, dying a heroic martyr's death. Susanna Wesley had nineteen children and gave the world its most significant evangelist and its greatest hymn writer, her sons John and Charles. Corrie ten Boom, arrested for hiding Dutch Jews from the Nazis, survived the horrors of a concentration camp to astonish the world by forgiving her tormentors. And Rosa Parks's deep sense of justice and unshakable dignity and faith helped launch the twentieth-century's greatest social movement.

Writing in his trademark conversational and engaging style, Eric Metaxas reveals how the extraordinary women profiled here achieved their greatness, inspiring readers to lives guided by a call beyond themselves.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780718088132
Publication Date: 
2016-10-25
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8 host brass pyx with silver grapes and wheat

8 host brass pyx with silver grapes and wheat
$14.00

American-made brass with pewter cross medallion. 1-1⁄2˝ x 1⁄2˝. Eight host capacity based on 1-1/8" host. 

ISBN/SKU: 
K127-8
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90 Minutes in Heaven: A True Story of Death & Life 10th Anniversary (Anniversary)

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Murphey, Cecil
$14.99
In the ten years since 90 Minutes in Heaven was published, millions of people worldwide have read the incredible true story of Don Piper's experience with death and life--and in reading they have found their own lives changed.

After a semi-truck collided with Don Piper's car, he was pronounced dead at the scene. For the next ninety minutes, he experienced the glories of heaven. Back on earth, a passing minister felt led to stop and pray for the accident victim even though he was told Piper was dead. Miraculously, Piper came back to life, and the pleasure of heaven was replaced by a long and painful recovery.

With a personal update from Don on the impact the book has had on him, his family, and the millions who have heard his story, even those who have read the original book will want to be part of the continuing story of 90 Minutes in Heaven with this new edition.



ISBN/SKU: 
9780800723231
Publication Date: 
2014-07-01
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Accidental Marriage

Accidental Marriage
Thomas, Roger
$19.95

What does heroism look like? When does friendship become too costly? Do we ever truly touch one another, or are we doomed to walk alone forever? Can love survive trials, or does it inevitably wither and die?

The Accidental Marriage is a contemporary story that explores these questions through vibrant, sympathetic characters whose struggles and triumphs illustrate that love doesn't always look like you would expect.

Scott and Megan are friends who live and work in the vibrant San Francisco Bay Area. Mostly contented with their jobs and same-sex relationships, they meet for lunch and sympathetic conversation from time to time.

When Megan's partner wants a baby, Scott offers to help. The ensuing complications force Scott and Megan to grapple with how much they're willing to sacrifice for friendship and for the child they've conceived. When Megan's situation unravels, Scott must step up to responsibilities he's never assumed before.

Then his circumstances start to crumble, and a series of misfortunes strip them of everything but each other. They end up back in Scott's small Midwestern hometown which he thought he'd left forever. There he learns dark secrets of his own past, and ultimately is forced to wrestle with a terrible legacy which he must master or be destroyed by.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781586179083
Publication Date: 
2014-10-07
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Advent Reflections: Meditations for a Holy Advent

Advent Reflections: Meditations for a Holy Advent
$14.95
A series of reflections written by Catholic priests and bishops from the United Kingdom and Ireland. Covering the Scripture readings for Advent and the events leading up to Christmas, these meditations carry readers back to Bethlehem and to ancient Israel, where prophets foretold the coming of the Messiah. For in Advent Christians look both backward and forward -- but always toward that for which they are waiting: the Second Coming of Christ.
ISBN/SKU: 
9781682781074
Publication Date: 
2019-11-15
0
Publisher: 

After Miscarriage: A Catholic Woman's Companion to Healing and Hope

After Miscarriage: A Catholic Woman's Companion to Healing and Hope
Edmisten, Karen
$12.99
After Miscarriage: A Catholic Woman's Companion to Healing and Hope is a book about grief, healing, and hope after miscarriage. Not afraid to examine the raw emotions that accompany such an experience, the author tells women that they are not alone in reacting strongly, even frighteningly, to their loss and reassures them that hope and healing will come. Having experienced multiple miscarriages herself, Karen shares excerpts from her personal journals, as well as other women's stories, rich quotes about grieving and the healing process, and practical advice. A helpful resource section includes a wide variety of information from both Catholic and secular sources.
ISBN/SKU: 
9780867169973
Publication Date: 
2012-01-19
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After Suicide: There's Still Hope for Them and You

After Suicide: There's Still Hope for Them and You
Alar, Fr Chris, MIC
$14.95
Addressing the hard issue of suicide honestly and pastorally, Fr. Chris Alar, MIC, draws from the teaching of the Church, the message of Divine Mercy, and his own experience of losing his grandmother to suicide in order to offer readers two key forms of hope. There's hope for the salvation of those who've died by their own hand, and there's hope for the healing of those whom they've left behind.
ISBN/SKU: 
9781596144347
Publication Date: 
2019-08-01
0
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After the Darkness

After the Darkness
Esper, Joseph M
$14.95
In After the Darkness, the author weaves a rich Catholic tradition of private revelations and prophecies into a chilling and fascinating story about the end times. Written with great insight, this novel will keep you on the edge of your seat.
ISBN/SKU: 
1579180485
Publication Date: 
1997-11-01
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Aging with Grace: What the Nun Study Teaches Us about Leading Longer, Healthier, and More Meaningful Lives

Aging with Grace: What the Nun Study Teaches Us about Leading Longer, Healthier, and More Meaningful Lives
Snowdon, David
$17.00
In 1986 Dr. David Snowdon, one of the world's leading experts on Alzheimer's disease, embarked on a revolutionary scientific study that would forever change the way we view aging--and ultimately living. Dubbed the "Nun Study" because it involves a unique population of 678 Catholic sisters, this remarkable long-term research project has made headlines worldwide with its provocative discoveries.
Yet Aging with Grace is more than a groundbreaking health and science book. It is the inspiring human story of these remarkable women--ranging in age from 74 to 106--whose dedication to serving others may help all of us live longer and healthier lives.

Totally accessible, with fascinating portraits of the nuns and the scientists who study them, Aging with Grace also offers a wealth of practical findings:

- Why building linguistic ability in childhood may protect against Alzheimer's
- Which ordinary foods promote longevity and healthy brain function
- Why preventing strokes and depression is key to avoiding Alzheimer's
- What role heredity plays, and why it's never too late to start an exercise program
- How attitude, faith, and community can add years to our lives

A prescription for hope, Aging with Grace shows that old age doesn't have to mean an inevitable slide into illness and disability; rather it can be a time of promise and productivity, intellectual and spiritual vigor--a time of true grace.

ISBN/SKU: 
9780553380927
Publication Date: 
2002-04-30
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Alessandro Serenelli: A Story of Forgiveness

$10.95

Alessandro's story has never been fully told "€" until now. Alessandro Serenelli: A Story of Forgiveness is a captivating story of mercy and forgiveness, both given and accepted. Learn about Alessandro's difficult childhood, the murder of Maria Goretti, his prison sentence, his conversion as a result of Maria's intercession, and the final years of his life with a Capuchin community. Through his life story, you'll gain a new understanding of the nature of repentance and of God's patience and unfailing love.

ISBN/SKU: 
9781681925585
Publication Date: 
2020-07-27
0
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All About the Angels

All About the Angels
O'Sullivan, Paul
$12.95

A wonderful book showing how the angels have visited people innumerable times in the past, how they do so today, and would do even more if we asked them. Also, how they prevent accidents, comfort us, help us, and protect us from the devils. Contains many beautiful stories about St. Michael, St. Raphael, and St. Gabriel; plus, angel stories from St. Gemma Galgani, St. Thomas Aquinas, St. John Bosco, etc. One of our 3 most popular titles!

A wonderful book showing how the angels have visited people innumerable times in the past, how they do so today, and would do even more if we asked them. Also, how they prevent accidents, comfort us, help us, and protect us from the devils. Contains many beautiful stories about St. Michael, St. Raphael and St. Gabriel; plus, angel stories from St. Gemma Galgani, St. Thomas Aquinas, St. John Bosco, etc. One of our 3 most popular titles!
ISBN/SKU: 
0895553880
Publication Date: 
1991-11-01
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All the Pope's Saints: The Jesuits Who Shaped Pope Francis

All the Pope's Saints: The Jesuits Who Shaped Pope Francis
Salai, Sean
$14.95
What makes Pope Francis tick? And why does it matter? As the first Jesuit pope in history, Francis has brought a radical shift in focus that stems directly from a long line of Jesuits dating back to St. Ignatius of Loyola. In All the Pope's Saints, you'll get to know many Jesuit saintsboth famous and notwho are the Holy Father's heroes and role models.
ISBN/SKU: 
9781681920597
Publication Date: 
2017-03-06
0
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Amazing Grace For Families

Amazing Grace For Families
$13.99

The word family brings to mind thoughts of joy, sacrifice, affection, hardship, and humor. Yet it is love that defines what it means to be a family, and it is this same love that gives a family their purpose. In bearing witness to the mystery of the love of Christ, the family becomes the domestic sanctuary of the Church. Amazing Grace for Families contains 101 stories of faith, hope, and inspiration. Some are sorrowful, others are humorous, but all will inspire you and your family to grow in love for each other as you fulfill your roles in the domestic church.

In Amazing Grace for Families, you will meet:

  • A mother who sacrificed her own ability to walk to save the lives of her children.
  • A little boy, named Markie, who brought his family closer together after learning that he had a near-terminal disease.
  • A young man who, after being inspired by a PBS series, led his entire family from atheism to Christianity.
  • A little boy who found an early vocation by mistaking the word pre-school for priest-school.
  • ISBN/SKU: 
    9781934217351
    Publication Date: 
    2008-01-01
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    Amazing Grace for Married Couples

    Amazing Grace for Married Couples
    $13.99

    Every marriage hits rough spots. The question is, how will you face those challenges? Amazing Grace for Married Couples features stories of couples who faced what seemed like insurmountable challenges, but through the grace of God found the strength and love to become closer than ever before.

    In these pages, you will meet: 

    ● A husband and wife whose mutual infidelities threatened to tear their marriage apart. 

    ● A materialistic couple whose professional success could not fill the emptiness of their hearts. 

    ● A marriage that began lovingly but nearly ended in divorce as a result of a gambling addiction. 

    ● A husband whose addiction to pornography devastated his wife and family. 

    These powerful stories of redemption truly celebrate marriage as a covenant of God’s love. They will fill your heart with hope and give you the faith to persevere in times of difficulty. Experience the amazing renewal God can work in the lives of ordinary couples.

    Amazing Grace for Married Couples will deepen your commitment to marriage like no other book. This is a collection of inspiring stories about renewed relationships that were once on the brink of disaster. While most people would have written these couples off as hopelessly incompatible, through the grace of God, they overcame seemingly insurmountable obstacles. As a result, every couple is more in love today than they were on their wedding day. In this book, you will experience how God's grace healed: ? A marriage that began lovingly but quickly sputtered out when the young wife became addicted to gambling. ? A wife whose addiction to romance novels undermined her relationship with her family and led to much heartbreak. ? A man and wife who discovered they had both been unfaithful to each other. When their lack of trust in each other turned them into virtual strangers, divorce seemed the only option.
    ISBN/SKU: 
    1932645799
    Publication Date: 
    2005-09-01
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    Amazing Grace for Mothers: 101 Stories of Faith

    Amazing Grace for Mothers: 101 Stories of Faith
    $13.99
    Amazing Grace for Mothers will lift your heart and send your spirit soaring. You will laugh, you will cry, but most of all you will refresh your mothering through stories of love, inspiration, miracles, and God's amazing grace. This collection of 101 stories will bring you the warmth and support of other women, all dedicated to the same glorious role-motherhood.
    ISBN/SKU: 
    9781932645262
    Publication Date: 
    2004-09-01
    0
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    Anatomy of Yes: The Story Behind Every Sale

    Anatomy of Yes: The Story Behind Every Sale
    Burke, Joseph G
    $26.95

    Stories sell products. But why? More importantly, how can you construct a story that captures a customer's emotions, gets them to ignore your competition, and keeps them riveted to your storyline for a lifetime?

    The answer is centuries old, and author Joseph G. Burke details how these stories began and how he applied them as a marketing executive at two of Forbes Top 25 Most Inspiring Companies in America.

    ISBN/SKU: 
    9781929266982
    Publication Date: 
    2019-04-30
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