Same Kind of Different As Me: A Modern-Day Slave, an International Art Dealer, and the Unlikely Woman Who Bound Them Together  -     By: Ron Hall
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Same Kind of Different As Me: A Modern-Day Slave, an International Art Dealer, and the Unlikely Woman Who Bound Them Together

Thomas Nelson / 2006 / Hardcover

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Denver Moore grew up in Louisiana in the 1960's, working on a plantation as a modern-day slave. Ron Hall is an international arts dealer who moves between upscale New York galleries and celebrities. It seems unlikely that these two men would meet under normal circumstances. Until Deborah Hall, Ron's wife meets Denver and sees him through God's eyes of compassion. When Deborah is diagnosed with cancer she charges Ron with the mission of saving Denver. From this request, an extraordinary friendship forms between Denver and Ron, changing them both forever. A remarkable true story of friendship and unconditional love!

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Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 224
Vendor: Thomas Nelson
Publication Date: 2006
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.37 (inches)
ISBN: 0849900417
ISBN-13: 9780849900419
UPC: 023755026484
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Publisher's Description

A dangerous, homeless drifter who grew up picking cotton in virtual slavery.
An upscale art dealer accustomed to the world
of Armani and Chanel.
A gutsy woman with a stubborn dream.
A story so incredible no novelist would dare dream it.


It begins outside a burning plantation hut in Louisiana. . . and an East Texas honky-tonk . . .and, without a doubt, in the heart of God. It unfolds in a Hollywood hacienda . . . an upscale New York gallery . . . a downtown dumpster. . . a Texas ranch.

Gritty with pain and betrayal and brutality, it also shines with an unexpected, life-changing love.

This incredible retelling now includes an interview with the authors and a reader’s guide that is perfect for individual or group study.

The most inspirational and emotionally gripping story of faith, fortitude, and friendship I have ever read. A powerful example of the healing, restorative power of forgiveness and the transformational, life changing power of unconditional love.
—Mark Clayman, Executive Producer for
the Academy Award–nominated
The Pursuit of Happyness

Denver Moore and Ron Hall’s story is one that
moved me to tears. The friendship that forms
between these two men at a time when both were in
great need is an inspiration to all of us to be more
compassionate to everyone we come in contact with. This is truly a wonderful book!
—Mrs. Barbara Bush

Author Bio

Ron Hall is an international art dealer whose long list of regular clients includes many celebrity personalities. An MBA graduate of Texas Christian University, he divides his time between Dallas, New York, and his Brazos River ranch near Fort Worth. Denver Moore served as a volunteer at the Fort Worth Union Gospel Mission until his death in March 2012.

Lynn Vincent is the New York Times best-selling writer of Heaven Is for Real and Same Kind of Different As Me. The author or coauthor of ten books, Lynn has sold 12 million copies since 2006. She worked for eleven years as a writer and editor at the national news biweekly WORLD magazine and is a U.S. Navy veteran.

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    MAHONE BAY , NS
    Age: Over 65
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    Same Kind Of Different As Me
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    cindy
    MAHONE BAY , NS
    Age: Over 65
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    This review was written for Same Kind of Different As Me.
    What a wonderful moving story of the difference that faith in our God can make in our lives and the lives of others around us . I am so glad that I ordered the book and have given it to others to read and they enjoyed it as much as I did .

  2. QSue
    Sharpsburg, GA
    Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    The book was inspiring
    March 21, 2014
    QSue
    Sharpsburg, GA
    Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    This review was written for Same Kind of Different As Me.
    It is a story of an unlikely friendship between Denver Moore (a homeless black man) and Ron and Deborah Hall (white, wealthy Texans). Deborah sees Denver through God's eyes for the man he could be and Ron can only see him as he is. At Deborah insistence, Ron makes friends with Denver. Initially, Ron views the relationship as one sided (what he can do for Denver). As the friendship progresses Ron finds that Denver (an uneducated, homeless man) has far more to offer and it is he who benefits more from the friendship . It shows that those society views as the least of us, God will use to make a huge difference in our lives. The story will make you laugh and cry, but mostly it will inspire you.
  3. Erench
    Atlanta
    Age: 25-34
    Gender: male
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    I don't read much but I couldn't put this down
    January 10, 2014
    Erench
    Atlanta
    Age: 25-34
    Gender: male
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    I got an autographed copy of the book and it is fantastic. Really shows the power of God and can really inspire.
  4. Pat D
    British Columbia
    Gender: female
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    Everyone should read this book
    January 10, 2014
    Pat D
    British Columbia
    Gender: female
    This review was written for Same Kind of Different As Me.
    A moving account of 2 men who find God's grace and change their world. Impossible to read this book and not pass it on to your friends.
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    December 8, 2013
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    This book lets us see his grace is amazing,and that is for all no matter our status. It shows his control and guidance,and his power to bring good out of bad.
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Author/Artist Review

Author: Ron Hall
Located in: Dallas, Texas
Submitted: June 25, 2006

    Tell us a little about yourself.  I have been an art dealer most of my life and in the book, I told more about me than most folks will ever want to know!

    What was your motivation behind this project?  I was motivated to tell a great love story and honor my wonderful, faithful wife, Deborah, and the man of her dream, Denver!

    What do you hope folks will gain from this project?  That free food and government funds will keep people alive, but It takes love to make a change in their lives..Also, that homeless person you have been passing by for years might be your guardian angel and no matter what he or she looks like, THEY ARE THE SAME KIND OF DIFFERENT as you.....

    Who are your influences, sources of inspiration or favorite authors / artists?  Denver is the one who first suggested we "write ourselves a book" because according to him there ain't nobody gonna believe this story!!!

    Anything else you'd like readers / listeners to know:  the profits from this book are going to the Union Gospel Mission and other ministeries that care for homeless

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