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In the company of angels : a novel

Author: Thomas E Kennedy
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury USA, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Imprisoned for teaching political poetry to his students, Bernardo Greene has been tortured for months in Pinochet's Chile when he is visited by two angels who promise that he will survive to experience beauty and love once again. Months later, in Copenhagen, where he has come for treatment, the Chilean exile befriends Michela Ibsen, herself a survivor of domestic abuse.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas E Kennedy
ISBN: 9781608190164 1608190161 9781408802915 1408802910 9781608194674 1608194671 9781408810156 1408810158
OCLC Number: 319595152
Description: 276 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: The woman with eyes of blue light --
Mother is despleased with us, Chet --
Concerning the angels --
Forgiveness --
Grand amour.
Responsibility: Thomas E. Kennedy.
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How much of a survivor, in fact, survives? And how much must remain of a survivor for him also to be called a man? You tell me to remember. All over again. To remember. Perhaps there is nothing left  Read more...

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'Thomas E. Kennedy is an astonishment, and In the Company of Angels is as elegant as it is beautiful, as important as it is profound. A marvel of a read' Junot Diaz, author of The Brief Wondrous Life Read more...

 
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