By Phil Robertson, Mark Schlabach
This no-holds-barred autobiography chronicles the striking lifetime of Phil Robertson, the unique Duck Commander and Duck Dynasty® big name, from early early life throughout the founding of a relatives business.
LIVING THE DREAM
Duck calls—though the resource of his livelihood—are no longer what makes Phil Robertson the guy he's at the present time. whilst requested what concerns in his lifestyles, he’s speedy to assert, “Faith, relatives, ducks—in that order.”
It isn’t frequently individual can reside a dream, yet Phil Robertson, aka The Duck Commander, has confirmed that it truly is attainable with imaginative and prescient, exertions, aiding fingers, and an unshakable religion within the Almighty. Phil’s is the impressive tale of 1 guy who the decision he obtained from God and shortly after invented a duck name that may commence a tremendous trip to the lifestyles he had constantly dreamed of for himself and his relations. within the love of his nation, his family members, and his maker, Phil has eventually came upon the materials to the “good existence” he continuously wanted.
in the event you ever finally end up sitting face-to-face with Phil, you’ll see that his enthusiasm and keenness for duck searching and the Lord isn't any act—it is actually who he is.
If you’ve watched the highly renowned A&E® software Duck Dynasty®, the famed Phil Robertson. As patriarch of the Robertson extended family and writer of Duck Commander duck calls, he fearlessly leads his kinfolk in a liable paintings ethic and an energetic faith.
yet what you don’t understand is his lifestyles earlier than the exhibit. within the pages of this e-book, you’ll study of Phil’s colourful earlier and his wild street to the “happy, chuffed, satisfied” lifestyles he leads this day. ahead of the “happy,” Phil’s ardour for the outside and wild residing led him down a few shady paths. As a tender husband and father, he grew to become the owner of a coarse bar and lived a lifestyles, as he says, of “romping, stomping, and ripping” for a couple of years. He even left his spouse and younger boys for a brief interval of time.
via all of it, Phil Robertson has lived his lifestyles as a “called” guy. referred to as to stay off the land, referred to as to depart a starring position in Louisiana Tech soccer (playing sooner than Terry Bradshaw) for duck looking, referred to as to wild dwelling, known as to create a brand new type of duck call—and eventually, referred to as to persist with God and lead a lifetime of faith.
during this eye-opening and rousing ebook, you’ll locate tales that might surprise you, in addition to those who will encourage you. You’ll get to understand the fellow in the back of the legend, and you’ll come away greater for it.
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In collage, Phil performed soccer sooner than Terry Bradshaw at Louisiana Tech; after Phil acquired his bachelor’s measure in actual schooling and a master’s in schooling, he spent a number of years educating. by no means chuffed with the duck calls out there, Phil started to test with creating a name that will produce the precise sound of a duck—and so, in 1972, the 1st Duck Commander name was once born. within the mid-seventies, Phil grew to become his existence over to the Lord and is now invited to talk to enormous quantities of church buildings and enterprises each year. Duck Commander continues to be a relations enterprise, with all 4 of Phil’s sons and their other halves operating for the corporate at one time or one other. The fishing nets are nonetheless being run at the Robertson land, hauling in adequate to feed the full kin. “Yes,” says Phil, “it’s a coarse existence, yet somebody’s gotta do it. ” MEET THE AUTHORS, WATCH movies AND extra AT SimonandSchuster. com fb. com/HowardBooksSimonandSchuster Twitter. com/Howard_Books COPYRIGHT © 2013 SIMON & SCHUSTER we are hoping you loved analyzing this Howard book. * * * sign up for our mailing record and get updates on new releases, bargains, bonus content material and different nice books from Howard and Simon & Schuster. click on right here to enroll or stopover at us on-line to enroll at eBookNews. SimonandSchuster. com Howard Books A department of Simon & Schuster, Inc. 1230 street of the Americas long island, new york 10020 www. SimonandSchuster. com Copyright © 2013 by means of Phil Robertson This booklet relies at the Legend of the Duck Commander, as written via James F. Robertson. Scripture quotations marked NIV are taken from THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW overseas VERSION®, NIV®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 via Biblica, Inc. ™ utilized by permission. All rights reserved world wide. All rights reserved, together with the perfect to breed this booklet or parts thereof in any shape whatever. for info deal with Howard Books Subsidiary Rights division, 1230 road of the Americas, ny, new york 10020. First Howard Books hardcover variation may possibly 2013 HOWARD and colophon are emblems of Simon & Schuster, Inc. The Simon & Schuster audio system Bureau can convey authors on your dwell occasion. for additional info or to publication an occasion, touch the Simon & Schuster audio system Bureau at 1-866-248-3049 or stopover at our site at www. simonspeakers. com. Designed by means of Stephanie D. Walker Jacket layout via Bruce Gore Font Jacket images via Russell A. Graves again Jacket images by means of Lee Thomas Kjos Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication information is accessible.