A Slant of Light

Autor: Lent, Jeffrey

Editorial: Bloomsbury USA

Formato:Tapa Dura
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A Slant of Light : At the close of the Civil War, weary veteran Malcolm Hopeton returns to his home in western New York State to find his wife and hired man missing and his farm in disrepair. A double murder ensues, the repercussions of which ripple through a community with spiritual roots in the Second Great Awakening. Hopeton has gone from the horrors of war to those far worse, and arrayed around him are a host of other people struggling to make sense of his crime. Among them is Enoch Stone, the lawyer for the community, whose spiritual dedication is subverted by his lust for power; August Swarthout, whose wife has left earthly time and whose eye is set on eternity; and a boy who must straddle two worlds as he finds his own truth and strength. Always there is love and the memory of love - as haunting as the American Eden that Jeffrey Lent has so exquisitely rendered in this unforgettable novel.

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Ficción   Historical
Ficción   Literary

ISBN 13:9781620404966
ISBN 10:1620404966
Formato:Tapa Dura
Tamaño:9.57" l x 6.50" w x 1.16" h