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The broken road, Richard Paul Evans

Label
The broken road
Title
The broken road
Statement of responsibility
Richard Paul Evans
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chicago celebrity, Charles James can't shake the nightmare that wakes him each night. He sees himself walking down a long, broken highway the sides of which are lit in flames. Where is he going? Why is he walking? What is the wailing he hears around him? By day, he wonders why he's so haunted and unhappy when he has all he ever wanted--fame, fans and fortune and the lavish lifestyle it affords him. Coming from a childhood of poverty and pain, this is what he's dreamed of. But now, at the pinnacle of his career, he's started to wonder if he's wanted the wrong things. His wealth has come legally, but questionably, from the power of his personality, seducing people out of their hard-earned money. When he learns that one of his customers has committed suicide because of financial ruin, Charles is shaken. The cracks in his façade start to break down spurring him to question everything: his choices, his relationships, his future and the type of man he's become. Then a twist of fate changes everything. Charles is granted something very remarkable: a second chance. The question is: What will he do with it?
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Summary
A first entry in a new trilogy that explores the possibilities of second chances follows the experiences of Chicago celebrity Charles James, who struggles with nightmares about his painful childhood in spite of adult successes until a twist of fate causes him to be declared dead and reeling with wonderment about what to do next
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Tone
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10562237
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Evans, Richard Paul
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Broken road (Richard Paul Evans)
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Celebrities
  • Success
  • Swindlers and swindling
  • Nightmares
  • Life change events
  • Self-realization
  • Chicago (Ill.)
Target audience
general
Label
The broken road, Richard Paul Evans
Instantiates
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
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
373 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410489654
Lccn
2017014960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)971509529
Label
The broken road, Richard Paul Evans
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
23 cm.
Edition
Large print edition.
Extent
373 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410489654
Lccn
2017014960
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)971509529

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