Mary Neal's "To Heaven and Back: A Doctor's Extraordinary Account of Her Death, Heaven, (RNS3-jan24) Angels, and Life Again: A True Story," published in May, tells of the orthopedic surgeon's celestial journey after a kayak accident in Chile in which she was pulled underwater for so long that even she thought she was dead. It has been in the top 150 for 33 weeks and reached as high as No. 14 in July.  RNS photo courtesy Amazon.com.  *Note: This image is not available to download.

Mary Neal’s “To Heaven and Back: A Doctor’s Extraordinary Account of Her Death, Heaven, (RNS3-jan24) Angels, and Life Again: A True Story,” published in May, tells of the orthopedic surgeon’s celestial journey after a kayak accident in Chile in which she was pulled underwater for so long that even she thought she was dead. It has been in the top 150 for 33 weeks and reached as high as No. 14 in July. RNS photo courtesy Amazon.com. *Note: This image is not available to download.