Author John Harrell Hits Five Amazon Best Seller Lists with “Killing My Father Then Finding Him”

Published on May 24, 2018

“Killing My Father Then Finding Him” by John Harrell, reached Number One on’s Best Seller List in the Ethics category on May 21st, 2018.

Author John Harrell‘s recent release, Killing My Father Then Finding Him hit’s best seller list on May 21st, 2018, climbing all the way to Number One in the Religious Ethics category.  It also hit #1 in Adolescent Counseling, #2 in Adolescent Psychology, #4 in Christian Leadership, and #5 in Counseling.

Killing My Father Then Finding Him details one man’s journey to overcome powerful voices which were firmly planted in his mind by two flawed individuals, his parents. The author walks you through the steps he took to forgive his parents for their failings, jettisoning the lies and finding the freedom forgiveness brings. John Harrell wants others who are living with painful memories, believing wrongful voices to find the strength to face their darkness while learning the truth about who they are. Only when one lives fully can they fill the void and find their purpose, their true calling. All it takes is one brave step.

In response to the book hitting Number One, Harrell stated, “I’m honored the book has done so well across several categories. My message of gratitude, forgiveness and connecting with others resonates with so many. Our world needs more kindness and compassion.”

With the recent controversy over school shootings and teenage drug problems in the media, Killing My Father Then Finding Him’s subject matter is a hot topic and a must read for Adolescence.


John Harrell manages a successful investment advisory business, writes a blog, and regularly engages in public speaking. His audiences include corporations, trade associations, college students and incarcerated children-truly a “captive” audience. He encourages all to pursue their callings and not trade their potential for the security of a paycheck. John is a fortunate survivor of childhood physical and emotional abuse. Because of his upbringing, Harrell is able to connect with struggling children, offering hope to kids, reminding them their futures are not limited by their circumstances. Everyone has the power within to break the generational malady of abuse and live a full life. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for Rachel’s Challenge, the largest program in the world which focuses on kindness and compassion. Named for Rachel Joy Scott, the first child killed at Columbine High School, Rachel’s Challenge reaches 2 million people per year in 40 countries. John lives in Austin, Texas and is the proud father of two sons.

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