The Seventeen Second Miracle by Jason F. Wright audiobook

The Seventeen Second Miracle

By Jason F. Wright
Read by Lincoln Hoppe

Penguin Audio 9780142428542
6.98 Hours Unabridged
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From the New York Times bestselling author of The Wednesday Letters and The Cross Gardener, a story of small kindnesses-and life-changing miracles. Seventeen seconds can change a life forever. This is what Rex Connor learned on a gorgeous summer afternoon in 1970 when, as a lifeguard, he diverted his gaze for seventeen seconds and tragedy occurred. Forty years later the waves of that day still ripple through the lives of countless people, including his son, Cole. Cole Connor has become a patient teacher, and now he has invited three struggling teenagers to visit him on his front porch to learn about Rex Connor—and the Seventeen Second Miracle. Together they will learn how Rex Connor could have allowed seventeen seconds to destroy him, but instead he chose to live every day believing the smallest of acts could change the world for good. And the students, each with their own secrets and private pains, will begin to understand that even tragedy brings lessons. Even pain brings comfort. Even death brings miracles. A seventeen second miracle can change a life—if you let it.

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Summary

Summary

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Wednesday Letters and The Cross Gardener, a story of small kindnesses-and life-changing miracles.

Seventeen seconds can change a life forever. This is what Rex Connor learned on a gorgeous summer afternoon in 1970 when, as a lifeguard, he diverted his gaze for seventeen seconds and tragedy occurred. Forty years later the waves of that day still ripple through the lives of countless people, including his son, Cole.

Cole Connor has become a patient teacher, and now he has invited three struggling teenagers to visit him on his front porch to learn about Rex Connor—and the Seventeen Second Miracle. Together they will learn how Rex Connor could have allowed seventeen seconds to destroy him, but instead he chose to live every day believing the smallest of acts could change the world for good. And the students, each with their own secrets and private pains, will begin to understand that even tragedy brings lessons. Even pain brings comfort. Even death brings miracles. A seventeen second miracle can change a life—if you let it.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

The Cross Gardener is a quiet book with a quiet message of hope…Wright is to be commended for his passion and commitment to his subject. Deseret News
Plenty of uplift and tradition-affirming sentiment. Publishers Weekly
Jason Wright's storytelling captures the reader's heart and draws them along on the journey to find forgiveness, acceptance and peace through this loving tale. Wichita Falls Times Record News
Fans of author Jason F. Wright's previous inspirational novels…will delight in this uplifting tale. Birmingham Magazine
Celebrates the incredible joys of the human experience. Kevin Milne, author of The Nine Lessons
Sharp prose, clever characterizations, thought-provoking insights….fresh and spiritual. Don Piper, New York Times bestselling author of 90 Minutes in Heaven and Heaven is Real"Passionate, spiritual and thought-provoking…[A] beautifully written book.

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Author

Author Bio: Jason F. Wright

Author Bio: Jason F. Wright

Jason F. Wright is a New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today bestselling author. He is the author of numerous novels, including The Christmas Sweater, Christmas Jars, and The Wednesday Letters. His articles have appeared in over fifty newspapers and magazines across the United States, including the Washington Times, the Chicago Tribune, and Forbes. Wright has been seen on Fox News, CNN, and C-SPAN and heard on many local and national radio shows.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 6.98
Audience: Adult
Language: English