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All things bright and strange, James Markert

Label
All things bright and strange
Title
All things bright and strange
Statement of responsibility
James Markert
Title variation
All things bright & strange
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the wake of World War I in the small, Southern town of Bellhaven, South Carolina, the town folk believe they've found a little slice of heaven in a mysterious chapel in the woods. But they soon realize that evil can come in the most beautiful of forms. The people of Bellhaven have always looked to Ellsworth Newberry for guidance, but after losing his wife and his future as a professional pitcher, he is moments away from testing his mortality once and for all. Until he finally takes notice of the changes in his town ... and the cardinals that have returned. Upon the discovery of a small chapel deep in the Bellhaven woods, healing seems to fall upon the townspeople, bringing peace after several years of mourning. But as they visit the "healing floor" more frequently, the people begin to turn on one another, and the unusually tolerant town becomes anything but. The cracks between the natural and supernatural begin to widen, and tensions rise. Before the town crumbles, Ellsworth must pull himself from the brink of suicide, overcome his demons, and face the truth of who he was born to be by leading the town into the woods to face the evil threatening Bellhaven"--
Summary
The residents of the southern town of Bellhaven discover that the mysterious “healing” chapel in the woods is causing people to turn on one another, and, as the cracks between the natural and supernatural widen, it is up to Ellsworth Newberry, who is on the brink of suicide, to finally face the evil that is threatening Bellhaven
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10620516
Cataloging source
DLC
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1974-
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Markert, James
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • City and town life
  • Good and evil
Target audience
general
Label
All things bright and strange, James Markert
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 354 pages
Isbn
9780718090289
Lccn
2017039713
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)973530871
Label
All things bright and strange, James Markert
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 354 pages
Isbn
9780718090289
Lccn
2017039713
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)973530871

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