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At least he seems to have true faith, and even perhaps some love.
I'm very impressed with O'Connor's crisp style, which is intelligent yet accessible and capable of vividly portraying the internal transformation of her characters.
At the end of the book, the reader will come to a startling and somewhat shocking realization.
If you're a Christian realist, you will probably enjoy this novel. I can't speak to how well you'll like its ideas if you're not, but it is undoubtedly well written. Read morePublished 2 months ago by E. Giese
She's a great American storyteller and has a perspective on life that remains fresh and unique. And she'll challenge your thinking! What more can you want from a novel?!Published 2 months ago by William
…accept the fact that O’Connor was a devout Catholic. This book is not anti-religion. If you can’t wrap your mind around the idea of a writer being both a devout Christian and a... Read morePublished 3 months ago by C. Sahu
A masterpiece dissection of the nature of obsession, I would put The Violent Bear It Away up there with author Flannery O'Connor's celebrated short story cycle A Good Man Is Hard... Read morePublished 3 months ago by M. Buzalka
A big disappointment; especially just after reading 'Wise Blood' which was excellent. This one dragged on boringly for me with all the thought pondering and feelings of constantly... Read morePublished 4 months ago by A. Wells
O;Connor is a gifted writer. However this book is dark in tone.Published 4 months ago by Ellen Tougaw