Glamorous Powers

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Fawcett Crest, 1988 - Fiction - 408 pages
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"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  - Northern_Light - LibraryThing

If I could I would have given this book 2.5 stars. The second book in the Strabridge sereies it takes one of the characters from the first story and tells us his story. Jon Darrow is an Anglican monk ... Read full review

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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

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 in Surrey. After getting a degree in law, she emigrated to America, where she married, had a daughter, and embarked on a career as a writer. When she eventually left the United States, she lived in the Republic of Ireland for four years before returning to England. She spent time in Salisbury--which was the inspiration for her Starbridge sequence of novels--and now lives in London.

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