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Donald I. Fine, 1986 - Fiction - 159 pages
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Here is a masterpiece of fiction--a haunting, meaningful and at times erotic novel that describes a wondrous transformation that takes place in an American town when a charismatic, Christ-like figure mysteriously appears in its midst.

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Review: Godbody

User Review  - Joan - Goodreads

This was so hard to get a feel for each of the characters, you get a chapter sketch of each and how they interact with others from each ones point of view. Totally sexual, hippy vibe and follow me to free love land. Very weird, hard to follow, not worth the hype of the intro. Read full review

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User Review  - Dave Peticolas - Goodreads

With a name like this, how can you go wrong? Read full review


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About the author (1986)

Science fiction author Theodore Sturgeon was born Edward Hamilton Waldo in New York City on February 26, 1918. He sold his first short story, Heavy Insurance, while serving in the United States Merchant Marine from 1935 to 1938. Many of his stories explored romantic and sexual themes. He won numerous awards including the 1954 International Fantasy Award for More than Human, the 1970 Nebula and Hugo Awards for Slow Sculpture, and the 1985 World Fantasy Award for Lifetime Achievement. He was inducted into the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame in 2000. He died of pneumonia in Eugene, Oregon on May 8, 1985.

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