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Be Near Me
Always trust a stranger, said David s mother when he returned from Rome It s the people you know who let you down Half a life later, David is Father Anderton, a Catholic priest with a small parish in Scotland He befriends Mark and Lisa, rebellious local teenagers who live in a world he barely understands Their company stirs memories of earlier happiness his days at Always trust a stranger, said David s mother when he returned from Rome It s the people you know who let you down Half a life later, David is Father Anderton, a Catholic priest with a small parish in Scotland He befriends Mark and Lisa, rebellious local teenagers who live in a world he barely understands Their company stirs memories of earlier happiness his days at a Catholic school in Yorkshire, the student revolt in 1960s Oxford, and a choice he once made in the orange groves of Rome But their friendship also ignites the suspicions and smoldering hatred of a town that resents strangers, and brings Father David to a reckoning with the gathered tensions of past and present In this masterfully written novel, Andrew O Hagan explores the emotional and moral contradictions of religious life in a faithless age
Title : Be Near Me
Pages : 305 pages
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Author :  Andrew O'Hagan
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Language : English


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