As both writers and readers, IVP authors find inspiration in books that have shaped their faith and influenced their calling. Check out the IVP Bookshelf video series to hear what they're reading and why these books mean so much to them.
Liuan Huska is a freelance writer and speaker focusing on topics of embodiment and spirituality. The author of the new book Hurting Yet Whole, she has also written for Christianity Today, The Christian Century, In Touch Magazine, Hyphen, Sojourners, and Church Health Reader. She lives with her husband and their three little boys in the Chicago area.
Tod Bolsinger is a speaker, executive coach, former pastor, and author who serves as a senior fellow for the De Pree Center for Leadership at Fuller Seminary. His books include the brand-new Tempered Resilience as well as award-winners Canoeing the Mountains and It Takes a Church to Raise a Christian. For seventeen years, he was the senior pastor of San Clemente Presbyterian Church in California.
Chandra Crane is a resource specialist for InterVarsity's multiethnic initiatives department. She is the author of the new book Mixed Blessing and she has written for In All Things, The Well, and The Witness: A Black Christian Collective. Growing up in a multiethnic/multicultural family in the Southwest and now happily transplanted to Jackson, Mississippi, Chandra is passionate about diversity and family.