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Finding Peter : a true story of the hand of providence and evidence of life after death

Author: William Peter Blatty
Publisher: Washington, DC : Regnery Publishing, a division of Salem Media Group, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Blatty, the bestselling author and Oscar Award-winning screenwriter of The Exorcist, lived a charmed life among the elite stars of Hollywood. His son Peter, born over a decade after The Exorcist, grew from an apple-cheeked boy into an 'imposing young man with a quick, warm smile.' But when Peter died very suddenly from a rare disorder, Blatty's world turned upside down. As he and his wife struggled through their  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: William Peter Blatty; William Peter Blatty
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Peter Blatty
ISBN: 9781621573326 162157332X
OCLC Number: 884815697
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiii, 242 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue: a wild ride in search of the soul --
A klutz grows in Brooklyn --
How sneaky Providence flaunted its groove --
Is the universe a thought in the mind of God? --
Proof of life --
Appendix: Terry and the werewolf.
Responsibility: William Peter Blatty.

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"Blatty, the bestselling author and Oscar Award-winning screenwriter of The Exorcist, lived a charmed life among the elite stars of Hollywood. His son Peter, born over a decade after The Exorcist, grew from an apple-cheeked boy into an 'imposing young man with a quick, warm smile.' But when Peter died very suddenly from a rare disorder, Blatty's world turned upside down. As he and his wife struggled through their unrelenting grief, a series of strange and supernatural events began occurring--and Blatty became convinced that Peter was sending messages from the afterlife"--

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