Everybody's Daughter

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What if you had a chance to ask a loved one for forgiveness – after they died? What would you say?
Would you give up your own lifetime of happiness for someone else?

Michael Stewart confronts these questions as he travels back in time through a mysterious tunnel in an old church when the Romans ruled with brutal violence and Jesus preached his peaceful message.
His teenage daughter Elizabeth soon follows ...

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Overview


What if you had a chance to ask a loved one for forgiveness – after they died? What would you say?
Would you give up your own lifetime of happiness for someone else?

Michael Stewart confronts these questions as he travels back in time through a mysterious tunnel in an old church when the Romans ruled with brutal violence and Jesus preached his peaceful message.
His teenage daughter Elizabeth soon follows Michael, but is surprised to discover that her father is nowhere to be found. Little does she know that Michael has returned safely to the present, leaving her to battle a vicious Roman soldier.

Separated by centuries, Michael is trapped to fight his own battles in the present day. Elizabeth’s disappearance, and the discovery of her blood in his car ignites a rush of judgment as the FBI focuses on him as a person of interest. Michael’s only hope for saving his daughter rests in the hands of his best friend – a local pastor with secrets of his own – and a mysterious old journal containing tales of miracles within the walls of the old church itself.

Thrilling and suspenseful, Everybody's Daughter takes readers on a miraculous journey of their own, where salvation can be found in acts of sacrifice and hope remains forever eternal through the passage of a tunnel.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781611881530
  • Publisher: Story Plant, The
  • Publication date: 9/10/2013
  • Edition description: Reprint
  • Pages: 328
  • Sales rank: 1,245,197
  • Product dimensions: 5.40 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Michael John Sullivan graduated from St. John’s University with a communications degree and a promising future in the field of journalism after working for the official school paper the previous two years. Six months later, he found himself washing his hair in a toilet at the same university as he prepared for a job interview.

Riding a New York City subway train at night, his only companion was a green plastic bag of belongings. During these bleak days, he began writing his most reflective and emotional childhood and adult memories now featured in two of his novels, Necessary Heartbreak and Everbody's Daughter.

Sullivan spent almost a month on the E train at night until he was rescued by relatives. After spending much of the past two decades raising their daughters while working at home, Sullivan returned to his notes in 2007 and began writing Necessary Heartbreak: A Novel of Faith and Forgiveness. It was published by Simon & Schuster’s Gallery Books imprint in April 2010. He finished Everbody's Daughter in 2012 and is currently writing the last book in the series, The Greatest Christmas.

Sullivan lives in New York with his family.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 1, 2012

    Journey to forgiveness

    Michael Stewart, a single father, does his best in providing a life for his teenage daughter, Elizabeth. Desperate to make sure a previous love of his life is safe from a brutal oppressor, Michael seeks a way back to first-century Jerusalem.
    Shortly after Michael finds a way back, his daughter follows.
    The author takes us back and forth between their situations.
    I won't give away the entire plot but Sullivan moves me back and forth with my emotions -- meeting Jesus at the Sermon on the Mount, having a chance to chance a tragic circumstance, desperate to find his daughter, and another meeting with Jesus.
    The ending was stunning, too.
    It's a book any age can read too. I was emotionally drained at the end of the story. Well done.

    40 out of 43 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 18, 2012

    Excellent

    Never read a book like this one. Kept me wanting to actually be there with the characters. Very good reading.

    34 out of 37 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 13, 2012

    Everbody's Daughter

    I was hooked by the third page, it was a really excellent read!! I loved how Micheal John Sullivan, weaves the characters togethet. It was so good, and at times it was a page turner, and I loved how he brought our Lord and Saviour into the story If I see anymore of his books, I will definately get them!!

    22 out of 25 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted August 1, 2012

    Wow! This is a book that is truly unique and heartwarming. I was

    Wow! This is a book that is truly unique and heartwarming. I was particularly intrigued by the way the author cleverly wove together the various time frames yet maintained the "person" in each, ultimately bringing them together. A second aspect I really liked was the "real" aspect of the characters - not perfect people (and in fact with obvious hangups), but people who could be used by God.

    17 out of 19 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 3, 2013

    I thought this was a great read. Definitely more action-packed t

    I thought this was a great read. Definitely more action-packed than the first book in the series. The plot is really intriguing and the characters are well developed.

    16 out of 17 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 15, 2013

    Poorly written

    Grammatically awkward and awkward dialogue - I didn't even get past the first chapter. IMHO, needs substantially more editing.

    12 out of 29 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 5, 2012

    Wonderful!

    Compelling story that leaves you thinking. Looking forward to the third in the series, after I read the first book.

    12 out of 14 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 4, 2013

    Everybody's Daughter is an incredible story of a father timetrav

    Everybody's Daughter is an incredible story of a father timetraveling to find his daughter in the 1st century. Surrounded by dangerous characters seemingly friendly,  Michael Stewart must navigate a treacherous path to safe his daughter and himself. The ending  is stunning and I'm hoping the third book is published soon. 

    11 out of 12 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted May 25, 2012

    Everybody’s Daughter by Michael John Sullivan is a stand-a

    Everybody’s Daughter by Michael John Sullivan is a stand-alone Christian novel that allows you to meet the characters from his first novel Necessary Heartbreak. A father’s daughter disappears and suspense mounts when her blood his found in his car. He allows himself to hope she’s disappeared in his world where the police can help. It isn’t long before he realizes there is no help for him in this world, and Elizabeth, his daughter, won’t be found in it.

    Sullivan has written another Christian novel to rock your world. Though it is a stand-alone, I highly recommend buying both. I bought, read, and reviewed both and loved them. Sullivan’s vivid description takes you back to first-century Jerusalem with the characters. Michael, Elizabeth’s father discovers the tunnel in a church open and is tempted to return to Jerusalem to look for a woman he fell in love with, Leah. He returns to his world only to discover his daughter is missing. The ending will surprise you. The plot has a twist you don’t expect. This author writes like he’s really been to Jerusalem. If you’re looking for a great Christian novel, don’t miss either of his. He’ll take you on an adventurous journey full of love, hope, and faith. I love the way the author captures today’s youth on the page. Sullivan does an excellent job of contrasting first-century Jerusalem with today's world. You’re in for forty-three chapters of suspense and adventure.

    10 out of 14 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 15, 2013

    This exciting time travel story grabbed me from the opening chap

    This exciting time travel story grabbed me from the opening chapter. It's a quick read and it will seem even quicker because the story is not only exciting but intriguing. I can't wait to read Everybody's Daughter the sequel now. 

    8 out of 10 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 15, 2013

    Wow good read

    I must say this is an exciting story and its nice to have a free read that nones complaining about couse i get tired of hearing people whine about free friday books beong about romance what drivel its free n theres lots of good free books out there

    6 out of 12 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 18, 2013

    Nice book, but..

    This was an ok book, but at times it seemed to have been written by a 6th grade student.

    5 out of 10 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 16, 2013

    This was a unique story in which there was no preaching. I loved

    This was a unique story in which there was no preaching. I loved it because the characters were much like me, messed up but worthy of God's love. There's no judging  and the story flows. You can't help but root for these characters to make it back home.  I felt like I was with them on the trip to Jerusalem. The ending brought tears to my eyes. I didn't realize there was a prequel, An Angel Comes Home. I'll read that and read this again. 

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 16, 2013

    it is a very excellent book that you will love to read!! :)

    it is a very excellent book that you will love to read!! :)

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 16, 2013

    Read this in one sitting. Couldn't put it down. Fast paced and g

    Read this in one sitting. Couldn't put it down. Fast paced and got into the Connie character. Redemption and forgiveness are the themes of this time travel mystery. Wonder when the last book will be published.

    5 out of 5 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 15, 2013

    Everybody's Daughter

    It would be beneficial, to include nice, if the Overview would contain the age reading group + genre that books are geared for. Too many times I have read young readers questions if the book is appropiate for them to read. I would like to have that advantage also for my grandsons :-)
    Looking forward to reading this book because of the wonderful reviews. I have just purchased the prequel, An Angel Came (Comes?) Home for .99 cents to read prior to this book. It gives the background of Farmer's character for this book so one can understand his short lived intro. Thanks to all for the great reviews, I'm sure this will be a great read.

    5 out of 12 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 17, 2013

    Disappointed in this book

    I'm sorry to say I was very disappointed in this book...the writing style is very juvenile and the characters are not "believable". References to certain parts of era are out of place as well and there is just too much dialogue to even find the storyline. This is a second in a trilogy and perhaps the first one was better, but I'm afraid this one leaves me not wanting to find out!

    4 out of 7 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted March 16, 2013

    Thank you Michael Sullivan for a beautiful, heartfelt story of a

    Thank you Michael Sullivan for a beautiful, heartfelt story of a father's concern for his daughter. Just like his first book, Necesary Heartbreak, this second book in his series has touching moments of interactions with Jesus and a valuable lesson to be learned in forgiveness, reconciliation and letting go of your past. The theme was beautifully orchestrated in a life that was taken and given back. Well done Mike! So looking forward to the third book.

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted March 16, 2013

    Michael J. Sullivan has really evoked the feeling of love and un

    Michael J. Sullivan has really evoked the feeling of love and understanding in all relationships- child/parent;friends,neighbors etc. This is a truly a book that has heart and is a feel good book. It gripped my attention from page 1 and it became a friend. I was sad to put it down when I was finished but I felt so upliftine I love to read and have ready many books from Austin to Tolstoy/ baldacci to Sparks- make that Sullivan. There are very few worth re-reading and Everybody's Daughter is one of them. I recommend you read it! One of the best books I have read!!! This is the next classic!

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 16, 2013

    Not for me

    Not for me. This was a very strange book. I was raised very religious and while I read almost everything, this book seems sacreligious. I felt very uncomfortable reading it. I skipped over a lot of pages. There is violence, rape, assult and murder, time travel to bibical times and conversations with Jesus and involvment in miracles. I do not recommend this book.

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    4 out of 15 people found this review helpful.

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