The dearly beloved : a novel
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New York : Simon & Schuster, 2019.
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First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
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342 pages ; 22 cm
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Central Kansas Library System - CKLS Rotating BooksRB Fiction WALOn Shelf
J.H. Robbins Memorial Library - FictionFic Wall, CaraOn Shelf
Jordaan Memorial LibraryFic WalOn Shelf
Lincoln Carnegie Library - FictionFICTION WALL, CaraOn Shelf
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English
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9781982104528, 198210452X, 9781982104535, 1982104538

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"Set in the years 1950-1970 in a changing America and London, follow[s] two married couples - ministers and academics - whose intricate bonds of faith and friendship, jealousy and understanding, are tested by the birth of an autistic child"--,Provided by publisher.
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Charles and Lily, James and Nan. They meet in Greenwich Village in 1963 when Charles and James are jointly hired to steward the historic Third Presbyterian Church through turbulent times. Their personal differences however, threaten to tear them apart. Charles is destined to succeed his father as an esteemed professor of history at Harvard, until an unorthodox lecture about faith leads him to ministry. How can he fall in love with Lily after she tells him with certainty that she will never believe in God? James, the youngest son in a Chicago family, spent much of his youth angry at his alcoholic father and avoiding his anxious mother. Nan grew up in Mississippi, the devout and beloved daughter of a minister and a debutante. Despite his skepticism of hope in all its forms, her gentle, constant faith changes the course of his life. -- adapted from jacket

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APA Citation (style guide)

Wall, C. (2019). The dearly beloved: a novel (First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.). Simon & Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Wall, Cara. 2019. The Dearly Beloved: A Novel. New York: Simon & Schuster.

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Wall, Cara. The Dearly Beloved: A Novel New York: Simon & Schuster, 2019.

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Wall, Cara. The Dearly Beloved: A Novel First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition., Simon & Schuster, 2019.

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