With his open, revealing style he takes the themes of the shack and his readers, on a new and unexpected journey. Paul young was born a canadian and raised among a stone age tribe by his missionary parents in the highlands of former new guinea. William paul young personal site william paul young is an author of canadian origin whose bestknown work is the novel that moved countless people across the world, the shack. Cross roads follows anthony tony spencer, an egotistical businessman that went from being a poor foster child to a successful. When we use the wrong word or mix up our words the result is often humorous. William paul young was born in canada and raised among a stone age tribe by his missionary. Page 3 of 8 the cross roads times on october 1, 2007, in san francisco, california, john s. Some folks read cross roads or the shack, in a single sitting and then work their way back through with a highlighter. But shes used to my capricious, intellectual aversion to popular books, so. Paul young, author of the international bestseller, the shack, tells a story of the incremental transformation of a man caught in the torments of his own creation, somewhere between heaven and earth.
Anthony spencer is egotistical, proud of being a selfmade business success at the peak of his game, even though the cost of winning was painfully high. Paul young generated discussion among people all over the world, selling over 18 million copies. I have discussed that book elsewhere, and now i turn to cross roads, youngs recently released novel. Cross roads, with an announced first printing of one million, will be published by faithwords on november. As youll have noticed by now, weve broken our catalog into a series of imprints. Multimillionaire anthony spencer is trapped in a coma and finds himself in a surreal world that reflects the skewed priorities of the life hes lived on earth where he meets a stranger who turns out to be jesus and a grandmother who is the holy spirit. One of the most faithenhancing books i have ever read. This will make it easier for you to find the books you want, and simpler to purchase, download, and enjoy our print and digital content. The powerful story found in cross roads inspired and encouraged readers around the world. Cross roads, with an announced first printing of one million, will be published by faithwords on.
Could it be that god thought so much of his son paul. William paul young was born in canada and raised among a stone age tribe by his missionary parents in the highlands of former new guinea. William paul young, author of the international bestseller the shack, tells a story of the incremental transformation of a man caught in the torments of his own creation, somewhere between heaven and. He suffered great loss as a child and young adult and now enjoys the wastefulness of grace with his family in the pacific northwest.
About cross roads anthony spencer is egotistical, proud of being a selfmade business success at the peak of his game, even though the cost of winning. He now lives oregon with his wife and is the father of six children. After a shaky, but eventually successful launch into the world of literature, young has published his second novel, cross roads, through faithwords. Moira brown speaks with william paul young about his journey from cleaning toilets to becoming a bestselling author for the shack and now crossroads wm. Will this unexpected coalescing of events cause tony to examine his life and realize he built a house of cards on the poisoned grounds of a broken heart. The book was released on november, 2012 by faithwords and centers on a selfcentered businessman who discovers another world after being struck comatose by a sudden ailment summary. In cross roads, young creates for us a new central character and a new situation. From the author of the twentyfivemillioncopy bestseller the shack comes a captivating new novel destined to be one of. Will he also have the courage to make a critical choice that can undo a major injustice he set in motion before falling into a coma. Yes, i even enjoyed his book the shack, and i enjoyed immensely his latest book cross roads. The cross roads times check voting dates, times, and locations carefully. Paul young, paperback format, from the dymocks online bookstore. Cross roads by wm paul young the baptist union of great.
We believe about god and the new york times bestsellers the shack, cross roads, and eve. This 365day devotional contains meaningful quotes from cross roads along with insightful and thoughtprovoking prayers written by the author, wm. Using several bigname artists as backup including mark isham, jeff porcaro, billy preston, don was, kathleen turner, and benmont tench, to name a few, young put together a very consistent, smooth, wellproduced album of soft rocksoul songs. Author william paul young discusses differences between his new novel and his bestselling sensation, the shack, the process of transformation, relationships and the meaning of the title cross roads. Admittedly, cross roads is definitely intended for the christian market, but christians at least this one want something fresh, too. Following the success of other voices 1990, paul young embarked on this very ambitious project. Oh at a cross roads i was on highway 66 and highway 6 was crossing it, just before i crossed it is where i had my flat tire. This yearlong devotional contains meaningful quotes from cross roads along. Meerilinga young childrens foundation inc recently took over the running and management of the. Paul young s first nonfiction book, he invites us to revisit our assumptions about godthis time using the bible, theological discussion, and personal anecdotes. Paul young, author of the international bestseller, the shack, tells a story of the incremental transformation of a man caught in the torments. Cross roads latest book from author of christian bestseller the shack. Dont tell those paranormal freaks about this box they will be flooding my room and i will get a bad rap being known as a. He suffered great loss as a child and young adult and now enjoys the wastefulness of grace with his family.
William paul young books, ebooks, audiobooks, biography. William paul young was born a canadian and raised among a stone age tribe by his missionary parents in the highlands of former new guinea. This 365day devotional contains meaningful quotes from cross roads along with insightful and thoughtprovoking prayers written by the author, william paul young, who also wrote the phenomenal best seller, the shack. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read cross roads. Cross roads by the author of the shack wm paul young. Cross roads is a 2012 christian fiction novel by author william p. My interview with wm paul young, author of the shack and. Anthony spencer is egotistical, proud of being a selfmade business. Election day th this election has a total of 6 candidates for 3 positions. Cross roads by wm paul young the follow up to the shack also tackles difficult themes and is shot through with a similar motif of the trinity cross roads by wm paul young hodder and stoughton isbn. Communicating clearly is always a challenge for us. Something nonpolitics related for a change back in 2007 a canadian christian selfpublished a book he had originally written for his family as a christmas present.
Paul encourages us to think through beliefs weve presumed to be true and consider whether some might actually be false. The road to the cross sermon by david dykes, luke 18. You will be allowed to vote for 3 of the candidates. Paul young, is similar to his first book the shack in that the holy trinity has a starring role in the book. Home interviews my interview with wm paul young, author of the shack and cross roads. Interview with wm paul young posted by sam hailes be the first to comment following on from part one of our interview, we talk to bestselling author wm paul young about new book cross roads. Paul young returns with a revealing story of one mans transformationand the spiritual journey that will leave you spellbound. One of the biggest publishing phenomena of late, the shack by wm. Welcome to your one stop source for all things crossroad press. Cross roads reflections audiobook listen instantly. Now, cross roads refelctions provides an opportunity for you to revisit tony and his redemption journey in a fresh and unique way.569 1239 885 1271 1336 1523 1223 471 1033 1615 399 673 592 336 1106 1010 206 537 704 245 814 647 734 230 1444 578 1379 963 471 166 96 577 1467