Unplanned: The Dramatic True Story of a Former Planned Parenthood Leader's Eye-Opening Journey across the Life Line
Abby Johnson quit her job in October 2009. That simple act became a national news story because Abby was the director of a Planned Parenthood clinic in Texas who, after participating in her first actual abortion procedure, walked across the road to join the Coalition for Life. Unplanned is a... show more
Abby Johnson quit her job in October 2009. That simple act became a national news story because Abby was the director of a Planned Parenthood clinic in Texas who, after participating in her first actual abortion procedure, walked across the road to join the Coalition for Life. Unplanned is a heartstopping personal drama of life-and-death encounters, a courtroom battle, and spiritual transformation that speaks hope and compassion into the political controversy that surrounds this issue. Telling Abby’s story from both sides of the abortion clinic property line, this book is a must-read for anyone who cares about the life versus rights debate and helping women who face crisis pregnancies.
Publish date: January 11th 2011
Pages no: 288
Edition language: English
This book has been on my TBR for quite some time, and I finally made it a priority to read it after having the opportunity to hear Abby Johnson speak at a local event. Her story is in turns tragic and inspiring on many levels. While it is no great literary work, I didn't expect it to be, and, with a...
This book was pretty interesting from a story point of view, but honestly it was way too long and kept repeating certain points of the story over and over. It could have been much shorter. I think an article or blog post would have summed it up nicely without getting too much into it. The only part ...
Stupid bible thumping anti choice garbage
Truly inspirational. Not the most well-written, I'll admit, but Abby's story is what really counts.
I had not heard of Abby's story when it happened, but had heard of this book. Abby Johnson was a Planned Parenthood clinic director and pro-choice advocate until one day she witnessed an ultrasound assisted abortion. Not long after that, she finds herself across the street at the Coalition for Lif...