When Robert Merrick's life is saved at the expense of the life of an eccentric but adored surgeon, the carefree playboy is forced to reevaluate his own path. Merrick embarks on a course of anonymous philanthropy, inspired by reading the doctor's private papers. An engaging and dramatic story of personal redemption and private sacrifice, this spiritual tale has served as an inspiration for both the stage and screen.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - DeFor - LibraryThing
I really liked the first half and I was willing to follow along with his beliefs and overlook the bad aspects of this novel, but when he started trying to pass his beliefs off as science I gave up. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AliceAnna - LibraryThing
I really need to see the movie of this because I found the book to be very visual. I'm not sure why, but I really liked the book. It had a nice mood to it. Read full review