Item description for Fireside Stories Of Faith, Family And Friendship by Mary Hollingsworth & Thomas Nelson Publishers...
Overview Timeless tales of inspiration, drawn from the author's personal experiences as well as the writings of classic and contemporary authors, and from the lives of everyday Christians are compiled in this collection.
Publishers Description Timeless tales of inspiration, drawn from author Mary Hollingsworth's personal experiences, as well as the writings of other Christian authors -- both classic and contemporary -- and from the lives of everyday, ordinary Christians. These real-life accounts of faith, hope, and love will inspire and challenge readers long after the firelight fades.
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Studio: Thomas Nelson
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.48" Width: 5.48" Height: 0.49" Weight: 0.58 lbs.
Release Date Feb 7, 2001
Publisher Thomas Nelson
ISBN 0849942640 ISBN13 9780849942648
Availability 0 units.
More About Mary Hollingsworth & Thomas Nelson Publishers
Mary Hollingsworth is the author of over sixty Christian adult and children's books, animated videos and CD-ROMs, published by eleven different publishers. Sales of her books now approach six million copies, including "My Little Bible" (Word Publishing, 1991) and "The International Children's Story Bibl"e, (Word Publishing, 1990), which have each received The Gold Book Award presented by the Evangelical Christian Publishers Association. She also wrote "Just Imagine!" (The Lyons Group, 1992)-the first picture book featuring Barney the Dinosaur, which has sold 1.3 million copies.
Mary's books have appeared on bestseller lists in the Christian market over one hundred times. Her most recent bestseller, "Hugs for Women" (Howard Publishing, 1998), was on the CBA Marketplace Gift Book list for over a year and was a finalist for the 1999 Inspirational Gift Book of the Year Award. She has also had over one hundred other works published, including magazine articles, poetry, plays, and songs.
In July 2001 she will release "Fireside Stories of Heaven, Hope, and Hilarity", her third in the Fireside Stories collection, a series of books in which Hollingsworth brings together the most beloved storytellers of our time including Billy Graham, Max Lucado, Barbara Johnson, and Mark Twain.
In addition to writing her own works, Mary is currently under contract as a managing editor of the Bible and Specialty Trade Book division of W Publishing Group.
Mary holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Education degree from Abilene Christian University, minor equivalents in Bible and English and masters work in Journalism and Communication. She is a speaker/lecturer for Christian workshops and writers' conferences. And she serves as one of the Music Outreach Ministry leaders of her 4,000-member church in Fort Worth, Texas, where she has served for 15 years.
In her spare time, Mary enjoys travel, collecting miniature and rare books and singing. She works as a telecommuter from her private offices, Shady Oaks Studio, in Bedford, Texas.
Mary Hollingsworth currently resides in Bedford, in the state of Texas. Mary Hollingsworth was born in 1947.