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Pete Shields

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a book like no other

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Reviewed: 21-08-2020

speechless with affection for this novel. the brutality of war and beauty of the gulf with jean's spirit of gratitude and the wise council of noel. an alice long past? a malaya haunted by memories and average english families who were the bravest of them all.

The intelligence of God leaps off the page

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Reviewed: 08-08-2020

no one understands Christianity like the sinner. God's love is a suberb variant of human tenderness. a superb Catholic novel. Thanks Father Lauder. The beautiful humanity of Sarah and how God loved and wooed her.

a way to life

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Reviewed: 05-08-2020

this book is a catholic novel. it deepened my faith as i could see the truth in it. thank you to the battle for nomality for bringing me here.

Experience though elopuence

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Reviewed: 20-07-2020

Haunting to read of the past where events through the personal take on new meaning.

In depth

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Reviewed: 19-07-2020

Whist similar to the film this will take you more in depth with back stories and an introduction to an astronaut! so that's what Regan meant!!

Superb

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Reviewed: 30-06-2020

Sin eats away at you and people will take advantage outside the security of marriage. Heartbreaking.

Mother protector

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Reviewed: 25-05-2020

Very sad. But honestly written with an irish charm and worldly appraisal that all can relate to.

Sad but true

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Reviewed: 22-05-2020

Wordsworth the victim of a woman's meanderings but her son found himself and found his mother too.

Sensitively done

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Reviewed: 20-03-2020

EM Forster is a genius of observation and an acknowledgement of truth. Reading his novels are like looking in a mirror.

Delightful and amusing

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Reviewed: 18-02-2020

Splendid. A most amiable a novel with delightful and heart warming characters. Very amusing at points as well and had me laughing out loud.