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6 edition of Book of the Monk found in the catalog.

Book of the Monk

by D.K. Kirts

  • 360 Want to read
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Pulpless.com .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Science Fiction,
  • Science Fiction,
  • Novel

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages300
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8793246M
    ISBN 101584450126
    ISBN 109781584450122
    OCLC/WorldCa42939310

      Sue Monk Kidd's latest work features a young Jesus who's full of fire, yearnings and doubts about being the Messiah. The book's real focus, though, is on his brilliant fictional wife, Ana — “a girl with turbulent black curls” who is even more fiery than Jesus. (He calls her “Little Thunder.").   Directed by Meredith Monk. With Robert Een, Donna M. Fields, Wayne Hankin, Lanny Harrison.

      An extraordinary story set in the first century about a woman who finds her voice and her destiny, from the celebrated #1 New York Times bestselling author of THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES and THE INVENTION OF WINGS. In her mesmerizing fourth work of fiction, Sue Monk Kidd takes an audacious approach to history and brings her acclaimed narrative gifts to imagine the story of a young . In fact, the book caused such a scandal that Lewis published another version complete with redactions and entire rewrites so as to remove the shame it had brought upon his family and the political institution of which he was a part. The Monk finds itself straddling the genres of Gothicism and Decadence, and includes elements of Romanticism.

      Sue Monk Kidd believes it not only is possible but also probable that Jesus was puts this audacious concept to work in her new novel, “The Book . The Book of Longings | "An extraordinary novel a triumph of insight and storytelling." --Associated Press "A true masterpiece." --Glennon Doyle, author of Untamed An extraordinary story set in the first century about a woman who finds her voice and her destiny, from the celebrated number one New York Times bestselling author of The Secret Life of Bees and The Invention of Wings In her.


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Rebellious, outspoken, and unwilling to accept the subservient role of first-century women, she wants only to be allowed to write, which she sees as her calling. The Book of Longings renders Jesus in a way that foregrounds his humanity, from his struggle with the stigma conferred upon him by the circumstances of his birth to his smile, which is "a broad, crooked arrangement on his face" (page 86).

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PREFACE IMITATION OF HORACE Ep. Methinks, Oh. vain ill-judging Book, I see thee cast a wishful look. With these opening words, Sue Monk Kidd launches into her ambitious new novel, “The Book of Longings.” Ana is a force to be reckoned with.

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