Richard Lischer has served as pastor of Lutheran congregations in Illinois and Virginia, and for the past twenty years has taught at the Duke University divinity school. His most recent book is The Preacher King: Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Word That Moved America. He lives in Durham, North Carolina.
Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
Publisher: Knopf On Sale: April 2, 2013 Price: $25.00
A poignant, emotionally riveting, profoundly heart-felt but unsentimental love story of a father for his son--at once funny, heartbreaking, and hopeful—as the young man teaches his family "a new way to die," with wit, candor, and, always, remarkable grace.
At the book's opening, Richard Lischer's son, Adam, calls to tell his father...
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