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My Best Friend's Funeral

My Best Friend's Funeral

A Memoir

by Roger W. Thompson

"Brutally honest and beautifully compassionate, this book will inspire you to, once again, tell your family and friends how much you love them. You’ll love reading this book.”
— Michael W. Smith, singer-songwriter

About the Book and Author

About the Book and Author

With unrestrained honesty and a punk-rock soundtrack, My Best Friend's Funeral is a memoir of friendship, doubt, surfing, and the complex relationships between fathers and sons.

Breakdancing and Power Tools: On Male Friendships

Breakdancing and Power Tools: On Male Friendships

Roger W. Thompson

"Ten years after my best friend’s funeral he is still shaping my life. He’s shaping it from the path he helped to put me on. And he’s shaping it through the lessons learned from our friendship. As a result, I am motivated daily to be that friend to others.” 

Praise for My Best Friend's Funeral

Praise for My Best Friend's Funeral

"Thompson gives a poignant reminder that our stories shape us, and at the center of every story is the need for relationship."— Pastor Chris Seay

My Best Friend's Funeral: Read an Excerpt

My Best Friend's Funeral: Read an Excerpt

Roger W. Thompson

"I had been trying to write a eulogy that got to the secret of what really matters in the end. Of what could possibly make sense of this senselessness called life. It turns out the answer is a path we all know but have allowed the dandelions and weeds to hide from us."

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