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Have a Little Faith

(2009)
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What if our beliefs were not what divided us, but what pulled us together?

In Have a Little Faith, Mitch Albom offers a beautifully written story of a remarkable eight-year journey between two worlds--two men, two faiths, two communities--that will inspire readers everywhere.

Albom's first nonfiction book since Tuesdays with Morrie, Have a Little Faith begins with an unusual request: an eighty-two-year-old rabbi from Albom's old hometown asks him to deliver his eulogy.

Feeling unworthy, Albom insists on understanding the man better, which throws him back into a world of faith he'd left years ago. Meanwhile, closer to his current home, Albom becomes involved with a Detroit pastor--a reformed drug dealer and convict--who preaches to the poor and homeless in a decaying church with a hole in its roof.

Moving between their worlds, Christian and Jewish, African-American and white, impoverished and well-to-do, Albom observes how these very different men employ faith similarly in fighting for survival: the older, suburban rabbi embracing it as death approaches; the younger, inner-city pastor relying on it to keep himself and his church afloat.

As America struggles with hard times and people turn more to their beliefs, Albom and the two men of God explore issues that perplex modern man: how to endure when difficult things happen; what heaven is; intermarriage; forgiveness; doubting God; and the importance of faith in trying times. Although the texts, prayers, and histories are different, Albom begins to recognize a striking unity between the two worlds--and indeed, between beliefs everywhere.

In the end, as the rabbi nears death and a harsh winter threatens the pastor's wobbly church, Albom sadly fulfills the rabbi's last request and writes the eulogy. And he finally understands what both men had been teaching all along: the profound comfort of believing in something bigger than yourself.

Have a Little Faith is a book about a life's purpose; about losing belief and finding it again; about the divine spark inside us all. It is one man's journey, but it is everyone's story.

Ten percent of the profits from this book will go to charity, including The Hole In The Roof Foundation, which helps refurbish places of worship that aid the homeless.

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"Have a Little Faith is an absolute wonder--tender, transporting, and deeply moving, a profound meditation on kindling the light that struggles in billions of hearts. It is the answer to anyone who believed they'd never again read a book with the soul and grace of Tuesdays with Morrie." - Scott Turow


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September 2009 : UK Hardback
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Title: Have A Little Faith
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 1-84744-291-9 / 978-1-84744-291-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sphere
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September 2009 : USA Hardback
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Title: Have a Little Faith: A True Story
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 0-7868-6872-4 / 978-0-7868-6872-8 (USA edition)
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September 2009 : USA Hardback
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Title: Have a Little Faith: A True Story (Thorndike Core)
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 1-4104-2030-2 / 978-1-4104-2030-5 (USA edition)
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2009 : USA Hardback
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Title: Have a Little Faith
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 1-61523-419-5 / 978-1-61523-419-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Hyperion
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September 2008 : USA Hardback

Title: Have A Little Faith
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 0-316-73092-0 / 978-0-316-73092-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Sphere
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January 1960 : UK Hardback

Title: Have A Little Faith
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 1-84744-089-4 / 978-1-84744-089-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sphere
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Paperback Editions

March 2011 : USA Paperback
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Title: Have A Little Faith
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 1-59413-463-4 / 978-1-59413-463-0 (USA edition)
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March 2011 : USA Paperback
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Title: Have a Little Faith: A True Story
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 1-4013-1046-X / 978-1-4013-1046-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Hachette Books
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September 2010 : UK Paperback
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Title: Have A Little Faith
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 0-7515-3751-9 / 978-0-7515-3751-2 (UK edition)
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September 2010 : UK Paperback
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Title: Have A Little Faith
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 0-7515-3752-7 / 978-0-7515-3752-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Sphere
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August 2010 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Have a Little Faith International Edition
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 0-7868-9134-3 / 978-0-7868-9134-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Hyperion Books
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Audio Editions

March 2011 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Have a Little Faith Low Price CD
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 1-4013-2611-0 / 978-1-4013-2611-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Hyperion
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September 2009 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Have A Little Faith
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 1-4055-0590-7 / 978-1-4055-0590-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hachette Audio
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September 2009 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Have a Little Faith: A True Story
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 1-4013-9419-1 / 978-1-4013-9419-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Hyperion
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September 2009 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Have a Little Faith
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September 2009 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Have a Little Faith
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September 2009 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Have a Little Faith: A True Story
Author(s): Mitch Albom
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September 2009 : UK Audio CD

Title: Have A Little Faith
Author(s): Mitch Albom
ISBN: 1-4055-0461-7 / 978-1-4055-0461-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hachette Digital
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Kindle Editions

June 2011 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Have a Little Faith: A True Story
Author(s): Mitch Albom
Publisher: Hachette Books
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October 2009 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Have A Little Faith
Author(s): Mitch Albom
Publisher: Sphere
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