Glamorous Powers (Starbridge Series #2)

Glamorous Powers (Starbridge Series #2)

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by Susan Howatch, Knopf
     
 

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"Fascinating...convincing...believable."
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The time is 1940. Jonathan Darrow is an Anglican priest when he receives a shattering vision and knows he must leave the monastery that has been his home for seventeen years. As he plunges into the temptations of the real world, a crisis sends him into the labyrinth of his past to pluck out the buried

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"Fascinating...convincing...believable."
NEWSDAY
The time is 1940. Jonathan Darrow is an Anglican priest when he receives a shattering vision and knows he must leave the monastery that has been his home for seventeen years. As he plunges into the temptations of the real world, a crisis sends him into the labyrinth of his past to pluck out the buried truth beneath the deceptions he has been living through.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Jon Darrow, an Anglican priest and abbot with psychic abilities, has a vision that he interprets as God's instruction to leave his religious order. ``In this witty, wise novel, the question `Does God exist?' is always understood and, true to life, ambiguously answered,'' wrote PW. (Nov.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780449217283
Publisher:
Random House Publishing Group
Publication date:
09/28/1989
Series:
Starbridge Series , #2
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
4.20(w) x 6.90(h) x 1.20(d)

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