Howatch, Susan Mystical Paths

ISBN 13: 9780006472711

Mystical Paths

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In 1968, 26-year-old Nick Darrow, younger son of the psychic priest Jon Darrow, begins to realize that his life is a mess. To all appearances he is a sober-living young man, but in fact he is indulging in the sexual experimentation of his age and is in revolt against Church teaching.

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'One of the most original novelists writing today' Cosmopolitan

'She is writing for anyone who can recognise that mysterious gift of the true storyteller' Daily Telegraph

‘Arguably no one writing today can equal Howatch's ability to write compelling novels that combine theology and psychology in a complex, fast-moving plot offering beautifully delineated characters and the suspense of a mystery thriller' Publishers Weekly

‘A fascinating, mind-bending exposition… Howatch wins out' Sunday Times'

‘Taking on the style of a psychological thriller…Mystical Paths covers in a profound and theologically thoughtful way the powers of light and powers of darkness…Her success should not go unrewarded' Catholic Herald

'Howatch writes thrillers of the heart and mind …everything in a Howatch novel cuts close to the bone and is of vital concern' New Woman

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An unidentified falling object has hit the ground in the Middle East. Yet somehow its cargo winds up in the back of a truck in West Virginia. Mulder suspects it as an Extraterrestrial Biological Entity, E.B.E. – a living, breathing space alien. If he can find it, he can finally prove we are not alone.

But Mulder’s cross-country quest for the alien quickly turns into a terror trip. Someone is sending Mulder and Scully on dangerous detours. No one can be trusted. Evil is playing a game of hide-and-secrecy, and only one thing is sure: the truth may be out there – but the truth can kill…

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Howatch, Susan
Published by FONTANA PRESS (1993)
ISBN 10: 0006472710 ISBN 13: 9780006472711
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(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description FONTANA PRESS, 1993. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0006472710

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