Amy Hollingsworth

Amy Hollingsworth

Amy Hollingsworth is the author of the bestselling The Simple Faith of Mister Rogers: Spiritual Insights from the World's Most Beloved Neighbor (2005), based on her nine-year friendship with television's Fred Rogers. Her new book, RUNAWAY RADICAL, coauthored by her son Jonathan, was released in February, 2015. Her other books include Gifts of Passage: What the Dying Tell Us with the Gifts They Leave Behind (2008); Holy Curiosity: Cultivating the Creative Spirit in Everyday Life (2011), and Letters from the Closet: Ten Years of Correspondence that Changed My Life (2013). Before writing books, Amy wrote for various magazines and was a television writer for eight years. In 2010, she was named one of USA Today's Top 100 People for her influence on pop culture and was featured in the documentary by MTV's Benjamin Wagner titled "Mister Rogers & Me." Her television appearances include WGN's Morning News, PBS's A Word on Words, and FOX Morning News. A former psychology professor, Amy lives in Virginia with her husband and children.

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    • The Simple Faith of Mister Rogers

    • Spiritual Insights from the World's Most Beloved Neighbor
    • By: Amy Hollingsworth
    • Narrated by: Amy Hollingsworth
    • Length: 3 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 129
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 118
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119

    He was their neighbor, their friend. And for over 30 years, Fred Rogers visited so quietly with the children of America that nobody dreamed he was a Presbyterian minister....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I really, really wanted to like this

    • By R. MCRACKAN on 03-07-18

    Regular price: $12.99

    • Runaway Radical

    • A Young Man's Reckless Journey to Save the World
    • By: Amy Hollingsworth, Jonathan Hollingsworth
    • Narrated by: Amy Hollingsworth, Jonathan Hollingsworth
    • Length: 4 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Runaway Radical serves as an important and cautionary tale for all who lead and participate in compassion activism, in the art of doing good - both overseas and at home....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting and Thought Provoking

    • By C Roberts on 03-08-15

    Regular price: $16.99

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