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Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me

By Ian Cron
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.18 Stars

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On 6/13 AvidReaderRN wrote: What is life like to a child growing up with an alcoholic father that works for the Central Intelligence Agency? Ian Cron gives us a glimpse of what it is like. His dad was away on extended trips at times and then was without a job for a period of time when depression set in and the alcohol took over. ... Has A Way with Words

AvidReaderRN's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/13 Kathleen Brown wrote: Many books are written; many books are read. It is much rarer that a book is written that profoundly impacts its readers. “Jesus, My Father, the CIA, And Me” by Ian Morgan Cron is one such book. I finished reading it a week ago, have been telling people about it ever since, and plan on recommending ... "Jesus, My Father, the CIA, And Me" by Ian Morgan Cron

Kathleen's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/13 Gently Mad wrote: Jesus, My Father, the CIA and Me: A Memoir....of Sorts is Ian Morgan Cron's account of growing up Catholic with a father who on occasion worked for the CIA but mostly spent his days in a drunken stupor. I can divide this book up into three sections: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. The Good: Cron is a ... Book Review for Jesus, My Father, the CIA, and Me: A memoir of sorts

Gently Mad's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/12 Polilla-Lynn wrote: This book was hard to put down even when I absolutely had to. It was with caution that I started reading, not knowing what to expect after having read someone’s introduction – but by the time I was into chapter two there was no stopping. Ian Cron writes with such seeming honesty and transparency ... Jesus, My Father, the CIA, And Me: A memoir ... of sorts

Polilla-Lynn's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/12 Shauna Williams wrote: Jesus, My Father, the CIA, and me, A memoir…of sorts.  Wow, is the one word that comes to mind after reading this amazing book.  When I first started reading this book I actually felt as if it was being read to me.  Oddly enough, I felt a familiar voice reading it to me.  This deep ... Jesus, My Father, The CIA, And Me

Shauna's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/12 Cindy Miller wrote: Since most things related to topics like the CIA interest me, I was extremely excited to have the chance to read Jesus, My Father, the CIA, and Me written by Ian Cron. Ian talks about his childhood, and how growing up with an alcoholic, often absent, father affected his life. Throughout the book, Ian ... Jesus, My Father, the CIA, and Me

Cindy's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/12 Melissa Scofield wrote:  **Cover courtesy of Booksneeze.com PUBLISHER'S DESCRIPTION: "When I first discovered the grainy picture in my mother's desk-me as a towheaded two year old sitting in what I remember was a salmon-orange-stained lifeboat-I was overwhelmed by the feeling that the boy in the boat was not waving and ... Jesus, My Father, The CIA and Me: A Memoir...of Sorts By: Ian Morgan Cron

Melissa's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/12 HeyJade wrote: Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me: A Memoir... Of Sorts is a true story written by Ian Cron. Or, at least as true as he can remember it. This book chronicles his childhood, growing up with an alcoholic father who also turned out to periodically working for the CIA. Cron recounts heartbreaking tales ... Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me by Ian Morgan Cron (A Review)

HeyJade's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/12 rainbowafterrain81 wrote: "When I first discovered the grainy picture in my mother's desk-me as a towheaded two year old sitting in what I remember was a salmon-orange-stained lifeboat-I was overwhelmed by the feeling that the boy in the boat was not waving and laughing at the person snapping the photo as much as he was ... Jesus, My Father, the CIA, and ME…A Book Review…

rainbowafterrain81's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/11 HisFireFly wrote: When Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me A memoir of Sorts by Ian Morgan Cron arrived in my mailbox I was anxious to begin reading. It is described by the publisher as:An entertaining, touching memoir of life with an alcoholic father who secretly works with the CIA, a dark pilgrimage through the valley ... Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me by Ian Morgan Cron

HisFireFly's Rating:

5 Stars