Glamorous Powers

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Fawcett Crest, 1988 - Fiction - 408 pages
3 Reviews
"Fascinating...convincing...believable."
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The time is 1940. Jonathan Darrow is an Anglican priest when he receives a shattering vision and knows he must leave the monastery that has been his home for seventeen years. As he plunges into the temptations of the real world, a crisis sends him into the labyrinth of his past to pluck out the buried truth beneath the deceptions he has been living through.
 

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User Review  - SueinCyprus - LibraryThing

Second in the Starbridge series about the Church of England. Another brilliant psychological novel featuring Jon Darrow as he leaves the monastic life and tries to follow God's will in the world. His ... Read full review

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User Review  - revslick - LibraryThing

A mystical blend of psychology and theology wraps this novel of Darrow's transition from Monk back to Pastor and beyond. This is the second in Howatch's Church of England series. The first is a ... Read full review

Contents

P A R T O N
1
P A R T T W
111
P A R T T H R E
241
P A R T F O U
357
Authors Note
407
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About the author (1988)

Susan Howatch was born on July 14, 1940 in England. She graduated from the University of London in 1961 and served as a law clerk and secretary in the early 1960s before becoming a full-time writer. She writes in a variety of genres, including mystery, romance, and historical fiction. Her books include The Dark Shore, April's Grave, Penmarric, and the six-volume Starbridge series.

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