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Finding Sagrado.

Author: Roger E Carrier
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Xlibris, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : Revised
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A Teenage Odyssey for Adults and Mature Teenage Readers. Roger E. Carrier tells an engaging story of youth, redemption, and sexual coming of age in New Mexico. In 1971, seventeen-year-old Shane Russell makes a well-planned escape from a Michigan winter and sets off on a 2,000-mile adventure in search of a town that exists only between the covers of Richard Bradford's famous New Mexico novel Red Sky at Morning...  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Roger E Carrier
ISBN: 9781462861958 1462861954
OCLC Number: 869774973
Description: 299 pages ; 23 cm

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A Teenage Odyssey for Adults and Mature Teenage Readers. Roger E. Carrier tells an engaging story of youth, redemption, and sexual coming of age in New Mexico. In 1971, seventeen-year-old Shane Russell makes a well-planned escape from a Michigan winter and sets off on a 2,000-mile adventure in search of a town that exists only between the covers of Richard Bradford's famous New Mexico novel Red Sky at Morning... Driven to recreate the nude scenes and vivid characters in Bradford's fictional town of Sagrado, Shane forever touches the lives of his widowed landlady, the detective hired to find him, and his new friends at a colorful high school deep in the Land of Enchantment.

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Found its way to my heart

by Sabrinatut (WorldCat user published 2014-04-17) Excellent Permalink

This epic story about youth, redemption, and sexual coming of age in New Mexico has quickly found its way to my heart, and has stayed there ever since. I'm so glad I've decided to read it, and would recomend everyone to read it.

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I love this book

by MartinLugert (WorldCat user published 2014-04-16) Excellent Permalink

I love this book. Amazing thing about it is that Shane helps so many people not even knowing that he did. He helps them defeat greatest villain in this book, as well as in real life- grief. So many people dwell on their mistakes or misfortune. Shane is so different from them. He changed so many lifes.

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one of the best books i read

by Mariopol (WorldCat user published 2014-04-13) Excellent Permalink

"Each morning I blink three times to kill three deamons. What if, I wish, and it's not fair". Gosh, how much power there is in those words. What strength of character is needed to think like Franco in his situation? We tend to dwell on our trouble....
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loved it so much

by Paulina0 (WorldCat user published 2014-04-11) Excellent Permalink
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Big help dealing with sorrow

by Poul156 (WorldCat user published 2014-04-08) Excellent Permalink

This Amazing well written book was such an ispiration for me and my family. After reading it I've convinced my mother and brother to read it. We lost our father to war. We used to dread over this. This book showed us how to deal with that great loss....
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