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A Land More Kind Than Home Product Detail:

  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Release : 04 August 2022
  • ISBN : 9780571373437
  • Page : 336 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

A Land More Kind Than Home Book Summary/Review:

Winner of the CWA John Creasey New Blood Dagger and a New York Times Notable Book, 2012 They said Pastor Chamblis was a good man. They said he could perform miracles, heal the sick - like my brother Stump ... But I know what I saw and it wasn't no miracle. Only Jess really knows what happened to his mute brother, but scared and on the run, can he live to reveal the evil truth behind the charismatic Pastor? A darkly memorable crime novel, and a beautifully written coming-of-age story - for fans of Mare of Easttown, We Begin at the End, To Kill a Mockingbird and Night of the Hunter.

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A Land More Kind Than Home

A Land More Kind Than Home
  • Author : Wiley Cash
  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Release Date : 2022-08-04
  • ISBN : 9780571373437
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Winner of the CWA John Creasey New Blood Dagger and a New York Times Notable Book, 2012 They said Pastor Chamblis was a good man. They said he could perform miracles, heal the sick - like my brother Stump ... But I know what I saw and it wasn't no miracle. Only Jess really knows what happened to his mute brother, but scared and on the run, can he live to reveal the evil truth behind the charismatic Pastor? A darkly memorable

A Land More Kind Than Home

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  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2012-03-29
  • ISBN : 9781446497128
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A New York Times bestseller and winner of the UK's John Creasey Award for Debut Crime Novel of the Year 'Mesmerizing. Intensely felt and beautifully told' New York Times One Sunday nine-year-old Jess Hall watches in horror as his autistic brother is smothered during a healing service in the mountains of North Carolina. Wiley Cash uses this haunting image - inspired by a horrific true event - to spin us into a spellbinding, heartbreaking story about cruelty and innocence, and

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  • Publisher : 101BookFacts.com (pub-5999650418488591)
  • Release Date : 2014-03-19
  • ISBN : 9781310636448
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  • ISBN : 9781476627540
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  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Release Date : 2021-09-21
  • ISBN : 9780571345236
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  • Release Date : 2010-10-18
  • ISBN : 9780393078824
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"A bracing, rollicking read about the spark that ignites when people start asking meaningful questions." —O Magazine Christopher Phillips is a man on a mission: to revive the love of questions that Socrates inspired long ago in ancient Athens. "Like a Johnny Appleseed with a master's degree, Phillips has gallivanted back and forth across America, to cafés and coffee shops, senior centers, assisted-living complexes, prisons, libraries, day-care centers, elementary and high schools, and churches, forming lasting communities of inquiry" (

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  • Release Date : 2016-02-12
  • ISBN : 9781496804969
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  • ISBN : 9780571373482
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  • Release Date : 2018-01-02
  • ISBN : 9780571340712
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  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2014-01-28
  • ISBN : 9780062088277
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The critically acclaimed author of the New York Times bestseller A Land More Kind Than Home—hailed as "a powerfully moving debut that reads as if Cormac McCarthy decided to rewrite Harper Lee's To Kill a Mockingbird" (Richmond Times Dispatch)—returns with a resonant novel of love and atonement, blood and vengeance, set in western North Carolina, involving two young sisters, a wayward father, and an enemy determined to see him pay for his sins. After their mother's unexpected death,

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  • Publisher : CSS Publishing
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  • ISBN : 9780788003813
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