When an English priest takes over a small Scottish parish, not everyone is ready to accept him. He makes friends with two local youths, Mark and Lisa, and clashes with a world he can barely understand. The town seems to grow darker each night. Fate comes calling and before the summer is out his quiet life is the focus of public hysteria. Meanwhile a religious war is unfolding on his doorstep...
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"'One of the few truly essential works of fiction to emerge from this country during the past 20 years or more.' John Burnside, Daily Telegraph"Book Description:
Be Near Me by Andrew O'Hagan is a story of art and politics, love and change, and a book about the way we live now, from the acclaimed author of Our Fathers and The Missing.
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Book Description Harcourt, 2007. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: contents prologue January 1976 1 one Sundial 4 two The Mouth of the River 26 three Mr Perhaps 53 four Ailsa Craig 78 five Schoolboy on an Elephant 102 six The Nights 122 seven The Economy of Grace 146 eight Balliol 175 nine The People 212 ten The Echo of Something Real 235 eleven Kilmarnock 258 twelve The Single Life 285. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0151013039
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