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Thief of glory, Sigmund Brouwer

Label
Thief of glory
Title
Thief of glory
Statement of responsibility
Sigmund Brouwer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Jeremiah Prins's life of privilege as the son of a school headmaster in the Dutch East Indies comes crashing to a halt in 1942 after the Japanese Imperialist invasion of the Southeast Pacific. Caring for his younger siblings when his father and older stepbrothers are separated from the rest of the family, he is surprised by what life in the camp reveals about a woman he barely knows--his frail, troubled mother. When the darkest sides of humanity threaten to overwhelm, Jeremiah reaches for God's light and grace, shining through his people
  • "This WWII drama is both exciting in its revelations and heart-rending in its truth about human nature and forgiveness"--
Summary
"This WWII drama is both exciting in its revelations and heart-rending in its truth about human nature and forgiveness"--
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Alberta Readers' Choice Award, 2015.
  • Christy Award for Historical Romance Category, 2015.
  • Christy Award for Book of the Year, 2015.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10342105
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brouwer, Sigmund
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3552.R6825
LC item number
T45 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mothers and sons
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Family secrets
  • Indonesia
  • Java (Indonesia)
  • Washington (D.C.)
  • FICTION / Christian / Historical
  • FICTION / Historical
  • FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Historical
Target audience
adult
Label
Thief of glory, Sigmund Brouwer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes reading guide (pages [324]-326)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20261930
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9780307446497
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014007072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map
Label
Thief of glory, Sigmund Brouwer
Publication
Note
Includes reading guide (pages [324]-326)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20261930
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
326 pages
Isbn
9780307446497
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014007072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
map

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