Gilead

Gilead

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2005 Pulitzer Prize Winner for Fiction 2004 National Book Critics Circle Winner In 1956, toward the end of Reverend John Ames's life, he begins a letter to his young son, an account of himself and his forebears. Ames is the son of an Iowan preacher and the grandson of a minister who, as a young man in Maine, saw a vision of Christ bound in chains and came west to Kansas to fight for abolition: He "preached men into the Civil War," then, at age fifty, became a chaplain… (more)

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Overall, this is a first-class book about faith, about the complexity of relationships and, above all, about what it means to be a good and decent man, struggling with life’s problems.

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Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (November 15, 2004)

Collection: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Format: EPUB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: Pulitzer Prize for Fiction 2005 winner, National Book Critics Circle for Fiction 2004 winner


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