John Paul the Great

Remembering a Spiritual Father
CD - unabridged
Audio (7 discs)
Product Number: C3443
Released: Nov 10, 2005
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781419362668
Narrator/s: Peggy Noonan
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Best-selling author Peggy Noonan is a critically acclaimed biographer and celebrated contributor to such publications as Time, Newsweek, and The New York Times. In this illuminating biography she convincingly hails Pope John Paul II as the greatest man of the 20th century. John Paul the Great is an intimate and absorbing account of the late pope. Noonan reads her own words for this audio production, delivering a performance that will inspire all listeners.


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John Paul the Great
Product Number: BX00003694
Product Number:C3443
Product Number:Z2085

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Author(s): Peggy Noonan
Narrator(s): Peggy Noonan
Product Number Z2085
Released: Mar 28, 2011
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781449894184

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"Pope John Paul II was one of the most influential religious figures of the twentieth century. Yet for all his global influence, the pope was also able to inspire faith on an individual basis. Peggy Noonan explores the pope's life and spirituality by exploring her own faith journey, showing how the pope shaped her. The book is informative and moving. Noonan's deep attachment to John Paul shows through, but her writing sometimes is easier on the eyes than on the ears. Thus, her reading comes across as slightly wooden at times, especially when she injects humor. A technical note: Long tracks make it difficult to find one's place if one's CD player has no memory. R.C.G. (c) AudioFile 2006, Portland, Maine"