Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Book Trailer and Author Spotlight: Mitch Albom, Author of The First Phone Call From Heaven

Today you have the opportunity to view the trailer for Mitch Albom's book The First Phone Call From Heaven, and read an in-depth biography about Mitch. I hope you enjoy both.

Mitch Albom was born May 23, 1958 in Passaic, New Jersey. He now lives in Detroit, MI with his wife Janine.

He is an internationally renowned journalist, screenwriter, playwright, best-selling author, musician, and radio and television broadcaster . He has sold more than 35 million copies of his books in forty-four languages world wide.

 Three of his books have turned into TV movies: Tuesdays With Morrie,  Five People You 

Meet in Heaven and Have a Little Faith.  Albom has written the screenplay for The Five People You Meet in Heaven and For One More Day.

 Mitch Albom is also a philanthropist who has founded several charities including The Dream Fund, A Time To Help, and S.A.Y Detroit (dedicated to improving the lives of the neediest),  A Hole in the Roof Foundation (helps faith groups of every denomination who care for the homeless) and  Have Faith Haiti Mission (for the safety, education, health and spiritual development of Haiti’s impoverished children and orphans). Working Homes/Working Families works to providie homes for working families in need of decent housing.

 Albom also participates in a variety of activities including performances with The Rock Bottom Remainders, a band made up of writers and authors which includes Stephen King, Dave Barry, Scott Turow, Amy Tan and Ridley Pearson in order to raise money for literacy projects.

Fiction Books by Mitch Albom: 
The First Phone Call From Heaven
The Time Keeper
Have a Little Faith
Tuesdays with Morrie
The Five People You Meet in Heaven
For One More Day

Nonfiction Books by Mitch Albom: 
The Fab Five: Basketball Trash Talk the American Dream
Bo: Life, Laughs, and the Lessons of a College Football Legend

Contact Mitch Ablom 
Twitter  *  Facebook  *  Website

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