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The first phone call from heaven: a novel

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One autumn day, the phones in Coldwater, Michigan, begin ringing. The people calling are all departed loved ones. They say they are calling from heaven. On that same day, Sully Harding is released from prison for a crime he may not have committed. During his incarceration, his wife passed away. He returns to Coldwater a brokenhearted man, hoping to quietly rebuild his life with his young son. Instead, he finds his hometown gripped by miracle fever. As the mysterious phone calls increase, outsiders flock from around the world in hopes of sharing the blessing. When his son begins to carry a toy phone awaiting a call from his mother, Sully has had enough. He sets out to prove that the Coldwater phenomenon is a hoax. But is it? Or could this be the world's greatest miracle? A heart-stopping mystery and a meditation on the power of connecting with a loved one you cannot see, this is Mitch Albom's most thrilling and magical novel yet.

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9780062294371
9780062306425
9780062305770
9780062294395
9780062305787
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Full title first phone call from heaven
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Belief and doubt -- Fiction, Christian fiction, American, City and town life -- Fiction, Future life -- Fiction, Heaven -- Fiction, Large type books, Michigan, Lake -- Fiction, Single fathers -- Fiction, Suspense fiction, American
title_display The first phone call from heaven
title_full The First Phone Call From Heaven A Novel, The first phone call from Heaven [sound recording] : a novel / Mitch Albom, The first phone call from heaven / Mitch Albom, The first phone call from heaven [text (large print)] / Mitch Albom
title_short The first phone call from heaven
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Audiobooks, Belief and doubt, Christian fiction, American, City and town life, Fiction, Future life, Heaven, Large type books, Literature, Single fathers, Suspense fiction, American