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Andrea Palpant Dilley grew up in Kenya as the daughter of Quaker missionaries and spent the rest of her childhood in the Pacific Northwest. Her work as a documentary producer has aired nationally on American Public Television. Her work as a writer has been published in Geez, Utne Reader and the anthology Jesus Girls: True Tales of Growing Up Female and Evangelical, as well as online with CNN, The Huffington Post, and Christianity Today. Her memoir, Faith and Other Flat Tires: Searching for God on the Rough Road of Doubt, tells the story of her faith journey. Andrea lives with her husband and their two daughters in Austin, Texas. For more information, visit www.andreapalpantdilley.com
I knew just in reading the Introduction that I'd like this book and I was right.
Here is one quote from the book that I love, "Faith directed me not away from but into my doubt, into those deep spaces of God's dwelling".
Dilley's storytelling was engaging and I found myself IN the story with her, my stories paralleling her own.
Reviewing "Faith & Other Flat Tires" in 2014, I won't try to add much more commentary on Andrea Palpont Dilley's very readable, attention-holding, spiritual journey. Read morePublished 1 month ago by albarino
Frankly, I rarely crack open chris-lit stuff, but glad I took a chance on this book. I'm into biographies and non-fiction, and the description of her struggle with certain issues... Read morePublished 11 months ago by A. Huntz
Excellent! Encouraging!!! I heard this author speak at Baylor Chapel and wanted to know more than the last five minutes of her testimony which gripped my heart.Published 14 months ago by Pen Name
I could not wait to finish this book. Not because I found it interesting or thought-provoking or helpful or any of these types of reasons, I simply wanted to be finished with this... Read morePublished 16 months ago by Carrie R. Walker
This is a well written memoir by a young author and Iw ill buy additional copies to give as gifts.Published 18 months ago by Richard L Erickson
I was recently given the opportunity to review Andrea Palpant Dilley's Faith and Other Flat Tires. The title causes the mind to wander a bit, and I suppose a prospective reader... Read morePublished 23 months ago by momof2sweeties
I picked up Faith and Other Flat Tires hoping to muddle my way through a book that had been sitting on my shelf for a while. Read morePublished on October 15, 2012 by Clint Walker
This was a great book! Honest and true. Nice to have some one else put words to things I have felt off and on over the years with my faith. Struggle is normal. Read morePublished on September 19, 2012 by S. S. Owens
I am hard on books...meaning if I don't resonate with one right away, I give myself permission to leave it unfinished. Read morePublished on September 9, 2012 by Mary E. DeMuth