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SURPRISED BY OXFORD: A Memoir

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Memoir of a literature professor who converted to Christianity in the halls of Oxford University.Coming home for the holidays, Weber (English/Seattle Univ.) had a handsome young man with a jewelry box in his pocket waiting for her at the gate. Most girls would be excited, but not the author. As her ex-fiancé-to-be awaited her arrival, Weber found herself confiding to a concerned stranger that she ... Read full review

Review: Surprised

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Evelyn Bence

SURPRISED BY OXFORD. What a great title for a conversion memoir, especially for Christian readers already interested in the academic world of CS Lewis, who taught at Oxford and wrote a parallel volume titled SURPRISED BY JOY. The book's prologue is masterful. The first line: “As an undergraduate in Canada, I knew of only one 'evangelical,' although I did not really understand this nomenclature at ... Read full review

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Review: Surprised by Oxford

User Review  - Kris - Goodreads

Incredibly powerful. Incredibly moving. Highly personal and uncomfortably profound. This book is about an English Major who studied in Oxford and became a Christian through her studies and ... Read full review

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