Walking the Bible

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Price
$14.99
Publisher
William Morrow & Company
Publish Date
Pages
490
Dimensions
5.32 X 8.04 X 1.15 inches | 0.81 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780060838638

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About the Author

Bruce Feiler is the author of six consecutive New York Times bestsellers, including Abraham, Where God Was Born, America's Prophet, The Council of Dads, and The Secrets of Happy Families. He is a columnist for the New York Times, a popular lecturer, and a frequent commentator on radio and television. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife and twin daughters.

Reviews
An eloquently spiritual pilgrimage.Entertainment Weekly [Feiler] is an excellent guide...He has...invested [this book] with a keen intellectual curiosity. New York Times, an instant classic,a pure joy to read. Washington Post Book World Smart and savvy, insightful and illuminating. Los Angeles Times An inspirational oasis From the barren land, Feiler emerges, like those whose paths he traces, renewed and transformed. People Bruce Feiler went looking for proof. He learned that proof doesn't matter. USA Today An enthusiastic travelogue Feiler delivers a wealth of information in an accessible and entertaining format. New York Times Book Review Feiler's accomplishment, and it's a profound one, is to confront his idea of God... San Francisco Chronicle An exciting, well-told story informed by Feiler's boundless intellectual curiosity...[and] sense of adventure. Miami Herald Evocative, descriptive, emotionally honest, and often funny. Christian Science Monitor Feiler, not unlike Mark Twain, brings a sharp sense of humor to the whole endeavor. Los Angeles Times A powerful and spiritual pilgrimage in every way, marvelous if not indispensable reading for anyone remotely interested in the Torah. Chicago Sun-Times The perfect read for people who are interested in the Bible and the middle East. Jerusalem Post A work of magic...[succeeds] in making the Bible exciting. Angelican Herald Goren and Feiler make for two of the most entertaining traveling buddies since Bob Hope and Bing Crosby. San Francisco Jewish Bulletin This book belongs on the shelves next to the classics. Publishers Weekly (*starred review) Anyone planning to visit the Middle East should take two books with them--theBible and this one. Calgary Herald
"An inspirational oasis.From the barren land, Feiler emerges, like those whose paths he traces, renewed and transformed." -- People
"Smart and savvy, insightful and illuminating." -- Los Angeles Times
"A powerful and spiritual pilgrimage.in every way, marvelous if not indispensable reading for anyone remotely interested in the Torah." -- Chicago Sun-Times
"An eloquently spiritual pilgrimage." -- Entertainment Weekly
"An enthusiastic travelogue.Feiler delivers a wealth of information in an accessible and entertaining format." -- New York Times Book Review
"An instant classic.A pure joy to read." -- Washington Post Book World
A work of magic...[succeeds] in making the Bible exciting. --Angelican Herald
This book belongs on the shelves next to the classics. --Publishers Weekly (*starred review)
Bruce Feiler went looking for proof. He learned that proof doesn t matter. --USA Today
An instant classic A pure joy to read. --Washington Post Book World
The perfect read for people who are interested in the Bible and the middle East. --Jerusalem Post
Feiler, not unlike Mark Twain, brings a sharp sense of humor to the whole endeavor. --Los Angeles Times
Smart and savvy, insightful and illuminating. --Los Angeles Times
Anyone planning to visit the Middle East should take two books with them--the Bible and this one. --Calgary Herald
Goren and Feiler make for two of the most entertaining traveling buddies since Bob Hope and Bing Crosby. --San Francisco Jewish Bulletin
An inspirational oasis From the barren land, Feiler emerges, like those whose paths he traces, renewed and transformed. --People
Feiler s accomplishment, and it s a profound one, is to confront his idea of God... --San Francisco Chronicle
Evocative, descriptive, emotionally honest, and often funny. --Christian Science Monitor
[Feiler] is an excellent guide...He has...invested [this book] with a keen intellectual curiosity. --New York Times
An exciting, well-told story informed by Feiler s boundless intellectual curiosity...[and] sense of adventure. --Miami Herald
An enthusiastic travelogue Feiler delivers a wealth of information in an accessible and entertaining format. --New York Times Book Review
An eloquently spiritual pilgrimage. --Entertainment Weekly
A powerful and spiritual pilgrimage in every way, marvelous if not indispensable reading for anyone remotely interested in the Torah. --Chicago Sun-Times
"Feiler, not unlike Mark Twain, brings a sharp sense of humor to the whole endeavor."--Los Angeles Times
"Smart and savvy, insightful and illuminating."--Los Angeles Times
"An eloquently spiritual pilgrimage."--Entertainment Weekly
"[Feiler] is an excellent guide...He has...invested [this book] with a keen intellectual curiosity."--New York Times
"An enthusiastic travelogue...Feiler delivers a wealth of information in an accessible and entertaining format."--New York Times Book Review
"A powerful and spiritual pilgrimage...in every way, marvelous if not indispensable reading for anyone remotely interested in the Torah."--Chicago Sun-Times
"An exciting, well-told story informed by Feiler's boundless intellectual curiosity...[and] sense of adventure."--Miami Herald
"An inspirational oasis...From the barren land, Feiler emerges, like those whose paths he traces, renewed and transformed."--People
"Bruce Feiler went looking for proof. He learned that proof doesn't matter."--USA Today
"A work of magic...[succeeds] in making the Bible exciting."--Angelican Herald
"An instant classic...A pure joy to read."--Washington Post Book World
"Anyone planning to visit the Middle East should take two books with them--the Bible and this one."--Calgary Herald
"Goren and Feiler make for two of the most entertaining traveling buddies since Bob Hope and Bing Crosby."--San Francisco Jewish Bulletin
"An instant classic. . . . A pure joy to read."--Washington Post Book World
"An inspirational oasis. . . . From the barren land, Feiler emerges, like those whose paths he traces, renewed and transformed."--People
"[Feiler] is an excellent guide and a worthy wrestler. He has put an enormous amount of information into this book and has invested it with a keen intellectaul curiosity."--New York Times
"Ranks among the great spiritual autobiographies...Feiler, a superb narrartor and storyteller with a gentle, ironic sense of humor, also possesses a potent intellect that at moments blazes forth, illuminating everything in its path."--Washington Post Book World
"The perfect read for people who are interested in the Bible and the Middle East."--Jerusalem Post
"Anyone who cares about the Bible or history or mankind should be grateful to bruce Feiler. His curiosity is prodigious, his intellect sharp, his legs willing to climb and climb."--Stephen J. Dubner, author of Turbulent Souls
"An engrossing story...Anyone planning to visit the Middle East should definitely take at least two books with them-the Bible and this one."--Calgary Herald
"Walking The Bible is armchair reading with a spiritual bent...Feiler writes with a sense of poetry about the land."--The Jewish Week
"This book belongs on the shelves next to the classics."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
"How on earth did Bruce Feiler come up with so many new, insightful, witty, and touching things to say...?"--Melissa Fay Greene, author of Praying for Sheetrock
"Full of wonder and awe, yet written from a perspective of reasoned inquiry."--Booklist (*starred review)
"Feiler's accomplishment, and it's a profound one, is to confront his idea of God as spoken to him by the Bible...His trek through biblical history evolves into something far more fundamental, an intellectual and spiritual crusade to find common bond with the lands of his forebears."--San Francisco Chronicle
"Evocative, descriptive, emotionally honest, and often funny...Feiler's most compelling writing is by far about the desert. For anyone wanting to know something of its terrifying strangeness, haunting beauty, and stark spirituality, as well as its possibilities for the future of Israel and the region."--Christian Science Monitor