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The secret of lost things

Sheridan Hay

The secret of lost things

a novel

by Sheridan Hay

  • 221 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bookstores -- Employees -- Fiction,
  • Booksellers and bookselling -- Fiction,
  • Australians -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSheridan Hay.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3608.A9 S43 2006
    The Physical Object
    Pagination354 p. ;
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17930803M
    ISBN 10038551848X
    ISBN 109780385518482
    LC Control Number2006015625

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    It allows a wide array of characters to be introduced, from the Woodsman to the Crooked Man, to keep the story flowing as well. Martha mistakenly thinks Jesus means Lazarus will come out of his grave at Judgment Day. George Pike, the curt, bad-tempered owner who lives for money; store manager Walter Geist, every feature pallid, "his white ears like delicate sea creatures suddenly exposed to light;" Oscar Jarno, in charge of the nonfiction section, handsome in a poetic sort of way, with a magnetism in his face that immediately attracts the impressionable Rosemary. The Gnostic Christians claimed to possess the correct definition of "resurrection" - based on Jesus' secret teachings, handed down to them by the apostles.

    What did you believe about The Isle of the Cross? He finds himself lured to another world, hidden in a crack in the sunken garden of the family's new home. Jesus flatly tells Nicodemus: "I tell you a truth, no one can see the kingdom of God unless he is born again. The soul calls three witnesses, who charge him with murder.


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