A gift upon the shore

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Ballantine Books, Feb 3, 1990 - Fiction - 375 pages
41 Reviews
Amid the collapse of civilization, Mary Hope and Rachel Morrow, two survivors of the devastation wreaked by natural disasters and nuclear war, create a cache of books in an attempt to preserve the past

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Review: A Gift Upon the Shore

User Review  - Rose - Goodreads

Of all the post-apocalyptic genre stories I have read, this one seems the most likely to occur in reality. This is Mary's story, although she calls it the Chronicle of Rachel. We first meet Mary as a ... Read full review

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User Review  - James Doto - Goodreads

So apparently the first thing one thinks when finding another human being after being alone for 8ish years that happens to be a christian is that he will burn your book collection. Because, like, it says so in the Bible, right? Read full review


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