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Redemption

Redemption A Rebellious Spirit, a Praying Mother, and the Unlikely Path to Olympic Gold

By Bryan Clay, with Joel Kilpatrick
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.37 Stars

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On 8/30 Dmdifalco wrote: Redemption is Bryan Clay's testimony of how God changed his life and guided him into winning the 2008 Olympic gold medal as well as the 2004 Olympic silver medal in the decathlon. As a young adult, the author was full of anger and pain enough to set him on the road to self-destruction. Not unlike ... The Miracle of a Young Man's Heart

Dmdifalco's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/29 nannaof3 wrote: Bryan Clay's story is amazing. He candidly explains his rough childhood, his internal frustrating anger as a young child into his young adulthood and holds nothing back when talking about his personal feelings about how he viewed God and prayer. He explained how his mom would pray about everything and ... Redemption Book Review

nannaof3's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/28 PCS High School Library wrote: This is a story of Bryan's life and how he was redeemed out of a life of anger and violence and through the encouragement of some key people in his life was able to channel that energy into something positive. Bryan became a great track and field athlete in high school and continued on through college ... Redemption by Bryan Clay

PCS High School Library's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/25 Hanna Lei wrote: Review Redemption By Bryan Clay About the Book This is the story of the most unlikely Olympic decathlete in history. Despite size and stature, Bryan Clay is the defending champion of the 2008 Olympic gold medal and winner of the 2004 silver Olympic medal in the decathlon. His journey is as inspiring ... Redemption

Hanna 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/19 AshLilee wrote: Redemption: A Rebellious Spirit, a Praying Mother, and the Unlikely Path to Olympic Gold by Bryan Clay My rating: 3 of 5 stars I was very conflicted before writing this review. There was so much that I loved about Bryan Clay's story but then there was so much that turned me off or made me question the ... Review: Redemption

AshLilee's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/15 Sierra wrote: Redemption: A Rebellious Spirit, A Praying Mother, and the Unlikely Path to Olympic Gold -- by Bryan Clay with Joel KilpatrickWhat a lovely, uplifting, and satisfying book! This is one that would be okay for a beach read, a book club, an athlete, or a mom. Anybody really.Bryan Clay is 2-time Olympian ... Book Review: Redemption by Bryan Clay

Sierra's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/7 TammileeTips wrote: My Mom had the opportunity to read Redemption. She said it was a book that she would read again. It was inspiring and heart warming especially with the Olympics on tv right now. The story of Bryan Clay is truly amazing. He went from a drug using kid to a Olympic Gold Medalist! His heart and passion for ... Redemption: A Rebellious Spirit, a Praying Mother, and the Unlikely Path to Olympic Gold

TammileeTips' Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/7 Amanda Talbert wrote: I recently had the opportunity to read a book called "Redemption" by Bryan Clay. When I chose to review this book, I will be honest - it's because it looked the best out of all the options. It wasn't because I thought I would enjoy it, or because I knew who Bryan Clay was (an amazing Olympic athlete.) ... Redemption Review

Amanda's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/2 Kevin Cheng wrote: A pregnant mom’s simple prayer that God would keep her baby safe, make him healthy and give him purpose was answered in the person of Bryan Clay. In his book, Redemption, Bryan tells the story that leads to his success as a Gold Medal Athlete in the Olympic Decathlon. But, more than just an athlete’s ... REDEMPTION

Kevin Cheng's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/1 Bookworm wrote: Redemption is Bryan Clay's biography of his young adult life. It focuses on his struggles as a teen, which were mainly caused by his parents' divorce, and his eventual journey to becoming an Olympic medalist. This book is a very inspiring read. It shows that anyone can achieve their dreams as long as ... Redemption by Bryan Clay - Review

Bookworm's Rating:

3 Stars