Biography & autobiography / Religious

Best Selling

Language

All

English (108)

French (0)

German (0)

Spanish (0)

Italian (0)

 

Release Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (1)

Current year (3)

 

Catalog Date

All

Last 7 days (0)

Last 30 days (2)

Current year (108)

 

Category

Delete Religious

 

Audience

Adult (108)

 

Publisher

Blackstone Publishing (52)

Simon & Schuster Audio (20)

HarperAudio (18)

 

Format

All

PDF (1)

EPUB (417)

AUDIOBOOK (108)

 

Total Loans

All (78)

20 - 40 (2)

40 - 100 (0)

Over 100 (76)

More options

Results : 1 - 50 of 108 Sorted by : 

Broken Roads

by Ira Wagler & Kevin Stillwell FaithWords (May 12, 2020)

In this insightful memoir, the New York Times bestselling author of Growing Up Amish tries to reconcile with his father, family, and heritage after leaving his faith behind.With his singular voice, Ira reveals...


The Witness Wore Red

by Rebecca Musser & M. Bridget Cook Hachette Book Group (September 03, 2013)

Rebecca Musser grew up in fear, concealing her family's polygamous lifestyle from the "dangerous" outside world. Covered neck-to-calf in strict, modest clothing, she received a rigorous education at Alta Academy,...


Unorthodox

by Deborah Feldman, Cassandra Campbell & Rachel Botchan Simon & Schuster Audio (March 03, 2020)

Now a Netflix original series!

Unorthodox is the bestselling memoir of a young Jewish woman’s escape from a religious sect, in the tradition of Ayaan Hirsi Ali’s Infidel and Carolyn Jessop’s Escape, featuring...


Why Religion?

by Elaine Pagels & Eunice Wong HarperAudio (January 15, 2019)

New York Times bestseller

One of PW's Best Books of the Year

One of Amazon's Best Books of the Month

Why is religion still around in the twenty-first century? Why do so many still believe? And how do various traditions...


Memories of Muhammad

by Omid Safi & Walter Dixon HarperAudio (January 05, 2012)

In Memories of Muhammad: Why the Prophet Matters, leading Islamic scholar Omid Safi presents a portrait of Muhammad that reveals his centrality in the devotions of modern Muslims around the world. This religious...


Tales of Wonder

by Huston Smith & Michael McConnohie HarperAudio (June 30, 2009)

"In this delightful autobiography, Smith tells us how he became the dean of world religion experts. Along the way we meet the people who shaped him and shared his journey--a Who's Who of 20th century spiritual...


Love Times Three

by Joe Darger, Alina Darger, Vicki Darger & Valerie Darger et al. HarperAudio (September 13, 2011)

From a familythat inspired Big Love's story of Bill Henricksonand his three wives, this first-ever memoir of a polygamous family captures theextraordinary workings of a unique family dynamic, and argues forthe...


Pope Francis

by The Staff of the Wall Street Journal & Alan Sklar HarperAudio (May 14, 2013)

On March 13, the cardinals of the Catholic Church, gathered to elect a successor to a living Pope for the first time in 600 years, announced a dramatic shift. By elevating Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina...


Beyond Belief

by Jenna Miscavige Hill & Sandy Rustin HarperAudio (February 05, 2013)

Jenna Miscavige Hill, niece of Church of Scientology leader David Miscavige, was raised as a Scientologist but left the controversial religion in 2005. In Beyond Belief, she shares her true story of life inside...


A Severe Mercy

by Sheldon Vanauken & Peter Chanice HarperAudio (January 28, 2014)

Beloved, profoundly moving account of the author's marriage, the couple's search for faith and friendship with C. S. Lewis, and a spiritual strength that sustained Vanauken after his wife's untimely death.


Evidence Not Seen

by Darlene Deibler Rose & Lorna Raver HarperAudio (January 28, 2014)

The True Story of One Woman's Triumph of Faith

Newlywed American missionary Darlene Deibler Rose survived four years in a notorious Japanese prison camp set deep in the jungles of New Guinea. Thinking she was...


The Toltec Art of Life and Death

by Don Miguel Ruiz, Barbara Emrys & Christian Barillas HarperAudio (October 27, 2015)

A HarperElixir Book

The beloved teacher of spiritual wisdom and author of the phenomenal New York Times and international bestseller The Four Agreements takes readers on a mystical Toltec-inspired personal journey,...


Rebbe

by Joseph Telushkin & Rich Topol Harper Wave (June 19, 2015)

"One of the greatest religious biographies ever written." - Dennis Prager

In this enlightening biography, Joseph Telushkin offers a captivating portrait of the late Rabbi Menachem Mendel Schneerson, a towering...


Paul

by N. T. Wright & James Langton HarperAudio (February 27, 2018)

In this definitive biography, renowned Bible scholar, Anglican bishop, and bestselling author N. T. Wright offers a radical look at the apostle Paul, illuminating the humanity and remarkable achievements of...


The Fox Hunt

by Mohammed Al Samawi & Assaf Cohen HarperAudio (April 10, 2018)

A young man's moving story of war, friendship, and hope in which he recounts his harrowing escape from a brutal civil war in Yemen with the help of a daring plan engineered on social media by a small group of...


Hiding Out

by Tina Alexis Allen HarperAudio (February 20, 2018)

Actress and playwright Tina Alexis Allen's audacious memoir unravels her privileged suburban Catholic upbringing that was shaped by her formidable father--a man whose strict religious devotion and dedication...


The Light Within Me

by Ainsley Earhardt HarperAudio (April 24, 2018)

The celebrated Fox News star and #1 New York Times bestselling author offers a powerful, uplifting look at her life and her spiritual journey, reflecting on her family, her faith, and her successful career.

In...


Greetings from Utopia Park

by Claire Hoffman & Andi Arndt HarperAudio (June 07, 2016)

In this engrossing, provocative, and intimate memoir, a young journalist reflects on her childhood in the heartland, growing up in an increasingly isolated meditation community in the 1980s and '90s--a fascinating,...


The Day the Revolution Began

by N. T. Wright & James Langton HarperAudio (October 11, 2016)

The renowned scholar, Anglican bishop, and bestselling author widely considered to be the heir to C. S. Lewis contemplates the central event at the heart of the Christian faith--Jesus' crucifixion--arguing that...


The Narnian

by Alan Jacobs HarperAudio (October 11, 2005)

The White Witch, Aslan, fauns and talking beasts, centaurs and epic battles between good and evil -- these have become a part of our collective imagination through the classic volumes of The Chronicles of Narnia....


Witness to Hope

by George Weigel & Sam Tsoutsouvas HarperAudio (July 31, 2005)

Now, with an updated preface, the latest edition of the definitive biography of Pope John Paul II that explores how influential he was on the world stage and in some of the most historic events of the twentieth...


Parish Priest

by Douglas Brinkley & Julie M. Fenster HarperAudio (January 10, 2006)

Father Michael McGivney was a man to whom "family values" represented more than mere rhetoric, a man who has left a legacy of hope still celebrated around the world.

In the late 1800s, discrimination against...


Peaceful Neighbor

by Michael G. Long & George Newbern Blackstone Publishing (February 18, 2020)

Fred Rogers was one of the most radical pacifists of contemporary history. We do not usually think of him as radical, partly because he wore colorful, soft sweaters made by his mother. Nor do we usually imagine...


The Camino

by Shirley Maclaine Simon & Schuster Audio (May 01, 2000)

It has been nearly five decades since Shirley MacLaine commenced her brave and public commitment to chronicling her personal quest for spiritual understanding. Now Shirley is back -- with her most breathtakingly...


Dalai Lama

by Diki Tsering & Arabella Hong Simon & Schuster Audio (May 01, 2000)

Born to humble but prosperous peasants in 1901, the Year of the Ox, Diki Tsering grew up a simple girl with a simple life and the ordinary ambition to be a good wife and mother. When faith and fate led her son...


The Terrorist's Son

by Zak Ebrahim Simon & Schuster Audio / Ted (September 09, 2014)

An extraordinary story, never before told: The intimate, behind-the-scenes life of an American boy raised by his terrorist father--the man who planned the 1993 World Trade Center bombing.

What is it like to grow...


The Color of Grace

by Beth Clark, Bethany Haley Williams, Joy Osmanski & Katie J. Davis Simon & Schuster Audio (March 03, 2015)

A Christian Retailing BEST finalist

A middle-class woman in rural America and war-affected children in Africa find common ground in their journeys from brokenness to redemption.

Author and psychologist Bethany...


Dream Again

by Matt Litton, Isaiah Austin & Caz Harleaux Simon & Schuster Audio (June 23, 2015)

The inspiring story of Isaiah Austin, the man who captured our hearts when he was made the honorary NBA draft pick after a shocking diagnosis ended his professional basketball career before he could even step...


Woodlawn

by Todd Gerelds, Mark Schlabach & Kirby Heyborne Simon & Schuster Audio (September 15, 2015)

This riveting true story of courage, strength, and football at the height of racial tension in Birmingham, Alabama, inspired the motion picture Woodlawn, and tells the story of Coach Tandy Gerelds, his running...


Post-Traumatic Church Syndrome

by Reba Riley Simon & Schuster Audio (August 18, 2015)

Written with humor and personality, this debut memoir recounts a woman's spiritual quest of experiencing thirty religions before her thirtieth birthday. Post-Traumatic Church Syndrome is for questioners, doubters,...


How's Your Faith

by David Gregory Simon & Schuster Audio (September 15, 2015)

Join former NBC newsman and Meet the Press moderator David Gregory as he probes various religious traditions to better understand his own faith and answer life's most important questions: who do we want to be...


The Promise of Francis

by David Willey & James Langton Simon & Schuster Audio (September 08, 2015)

With more than four decades of firsthand experience reporting from Vatican City, David Willey explores the religious and personal background of Pope Francis and his ability to fulfill the promises of reform...


Sailor and Fiddler

by Herman Wouk & Arthur Morey Simon & Schuster Audio (January 05, 2016)

“A sparkling memoir of a well-lived life of literature, fame, and love” (Booklist) by one of America’s most beloved authors, as he looks back over his 100 years.

In this remarkable memoir "full of adventure,...


Chasing Heaven

by Crystal McVea & Alex Tresniowski Simon & Schuster Audio (March 22, 2016)

From the author of the New York Times bestseller, Waking Up in Heaven, comes an extraordinary story about Crystal McVea's personal transformation after visiting heaven and how readers can experience heaven themselves--and...


God Gave Me You

by Diane Nichols, Tricia Seaman & Cassandra Campbell Simon & Schuster Audio (May 03, 2016)

When a single mother with terminal cancer asked a nurse she'd met in the oncology ward to raise her son, neither could have imagined the miracles God had in store.

God Gave Me You tells the true story of how...


Proof of Angels

by Tyler Beddoes, Ptolemy Tompkins & Kirby Heyborne Simon & Schuster Audio (February 16, 2016)

From the collaborator of the blockbuster bestseller Proof of Heaven comes the definitive book proving angels are real, all around us, and interacting in our lives every day.

In March 2015, millions worldwide...


Counting the Days While My Mind Slips Away

by Ben Utecht & Mark Tabb Simon & Schuster Audio (August 23, 2016)

After five major concussions, NFL tight-end Ben Utecht of the Indianapolis Colts and Cincinnati Bengals is losing his memories. This is his powerful and emotional love letter to his wife and daughters--whom...


Almost Gone

by Mackenzie Baldwin, John Baldwin, Kirby Heyborne & Cassandra Campbell et al. Simon & Schuster Audio (November 14, 2017)

The harrowing true story of a high-school senior, her parents, her secret online relationship with a handsome, manipulative stranger, and her well-laid plan to leave home and country to marry a man in Kosovo...


To Change the Church

by Ross Douthat & Jonathan Todd Ross Simon & Schuster Audio (March 27, 2018)

A New York Times columnist and one of America’s leading conservative thinkers considers Pope Francis’s efforts to change the church he governs in a book that is “must reading for every Christian who cares...


Pure

by Linda Kay Klein Simon & Schuster Audio (September 04, 2018)

In Pure, Linda Kay Klein uses a potent combination of journalism, cultural commentary, and memoir to take us “inside religious purity culture as only one who grew up in it can” (Gloria Steinem) and reveals...


Hear My Heart

by Billy Graham & Bob Walter Simon & Schuster Audio (March 06, 2018)

Millions the world over have heard Billy Graham’s evangelistic messages.

Now hear his heart

America’s pastor has gone home. But his lifelong message, his passion for the gospel, and his compassion for people...


Mistaken Identity

by Don & Susie Van Ryn, Newell, Colleen & Whitney Cerak, Mark Tabb & Lillian Thayer Simon & Schuster Audio (April 01, 2008)

A grief reversed. A hope deferred. Mistaken Identity tells the unprecedented story of Laura Van Ryn and Whitney Cerak: one buried under the wrong name, and the other in a coma being cared for by the wrong family....


The True Saint Nicholas

by William J. Bennett Simon & Schuster Audio (November 03, 2009)

Former secretary of education and New York Times bestselling author William Bennett blends his historical expertise with his gift for storytelling into a heartwarming book about the man who ultimately became...


Daws

Reshaping It All

by Candace Cameron Bure & Darlene Schacht Blackstone Publishing (November 15, 2011)

Includes recipes and a bonus CD with photos!

Candace Cameron Bure first became known to millions as a costar on the hit ABC television series Full House. Today, like her brother Kirk Cameron, she is the rare...


George Whitefield

by Arnold A. Dallimore & Bob Souer Blackstone Publishing (June 01, 2013)

This fast-paced, inspirational, easy-to-read narrative reveals how God used one man of great courage, discipline, and humility to bring countless souls to Christ.

God's accomplishments through George Whitefield...


Bruchko

by Bruce Olson, Gary Dikeos, Robert Walker & Janice Franzen Blackstone Publishing (September 30, 2013)

What happens when anineteen-year-old boy leaves home and heads into the jungles to evangelize amurderous tribe of South American Indians? ForBruce Olson, it meant capture, disease, terror, loneliness, and torture....


Saint Thomas Aquinas

by G. K. Chesterton & Derek Perkins Blackstone Publishing (December 01, 2015)

"You call him a Dumb Ox; I tell you that the Dumb Ox will bellow so loud that his bellowing will fill the world."--Albertus Magnus

Dubbed the "Dumb Ox" by his classmates for his shyness, Saint Thomas Aquinas...


Radical

by Maajid Nawaz, David Linski & Tom Bromley Blackstone Publishing (January 15, 2016)

An insightful account of one man's drastic evolution from religious fervor to enlightened peace.

Maajid Nawaz spent his teenage years listening to American hip-hop and learning about the radical Islamist movement...


Why We Remain Jews

by Vladimir A. Tsesis & Robert Scott Blackstone Publishing (December 01, 2014)

In Why We Remain Jews, Dr. Vladimir Tsesis describes the pathhe traversed from religious ignorance to strong belief in the Jewish religion.Tsesis assigns a special place to the proof of his conclusion that religion...