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The Resource The good book : writers reflect on favorite Bible passages, edited by Andrew Blauner

The good book : writers reflect on favorite Bible passages, edited by Andrew Blauner

Label
The good book : writers reflect on favorite Bible passages
Title
The good book
Title remainder
writers reflect on favorite Bible passages
Statement of responsibility
edited by Andrew Blauner
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of previously unpublished pieces by 32 of today's most prominent writers shares their thoughts about biblical passages they find personally meaningful, in a volume that includes contributions by such figures as Edwidge Danticat, Tobias Wolff and Ian Frazier,"--NoveList
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
220.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blauner, Andrew
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bible as literature
  • Bible as literature
  • RELIGION / General
Label
The good book : writers reflect on favorite Bible passages, edited by Andrew Blauner
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • He who struggles with God
  • Alec Wilkinson
  • Deuterogeniture, or How I killed my grandmother
  • André Aciman
  • The best Jew in the family
  • Cokie Roberts and Steven V. Roberts
  • Come on in, the water's fine
  • A.J. Jacobs
  • Desert stories
  • Kathleen Norris
  • Who is the snake in the Garden of Eden? : a thought experiment
  • The book of Ruth
  • Lois Lowry
  • Why Psalms is my favorite biblical book
  • Reverend Al Sharpton
  • A reading of the Shepherd's Psalm
  • Lydia Davis
  • Guilty feet have got no rhythm
  • James Parker
  • The song of songs
  • Pico Iyer
  • Avi Steinberg
  • The valley of dry bones
  • Samuel G. Freedman
  • The book of Jonah: a postmodern exegesis
  • Daniel Menaker
  • New moon haftorah
  • Robert Pinsky
  • The good thief
  • Ian Caldwell
  • The womb and the cistern cell
  • Brooks Hansen
  • Noah
  • Sermon on the mount
  • Jay Parini
  • This saying
  • Ian Frazier
  • Miracles
  • Thomas Lynch
  • Never quite as simple
  • Owen King
  • Long road home : thoughts on the prodigal son
  • Tobias Wolff
  • Charles McGrath
  • The beloved disciple
  • Colm Tóibín
  • The parables of Jesus of Nazareth
  • Rick Moody
  • A matter of infinity
  • Clyde Edgerton
  • The beginning of the end
  • Paul Elie
  • Resurrection
  • Kerry Kennedy
  • Abraham, Isaac, and us : (and Hagar and Ishmael and Trayvon and Michael Brown, too)
  • A voice from Heaven
  • Edwidge Danticat
  • Living on the ledge
  • Lauren Slater
  • The bad book
  • Robert Coover
  • Michael Eric Dyson
  • My Father's commandments
  • Jane Leavy
Control code
ocn906294959
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvii, 298 pages
Isbn
9781476789965
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015010157
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o906294959
  • (OCoLC)906294959
Label
The good book : writers reflect on favorite Bible passages, edited by Andrew Blauner
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • He who struggles with God
  • Alec Wilkinson
  • Deuterogeniture, or How I killed my grandmother
  • André Aciman
  • The best Jew in the family
  • Cokie Roberts and Steven V. Roberts
  • Come on in, the water's fine
  • A.J. Jacobs
  • Desert stories
  • Kathleen Norris
  • Who is the snake in the Garden of Eden? : a thought experiment
  • The book of Ruth
  • Lois Lowry
  • Why Psalms is my favorite biblical book
  • Reverend Al Sharpton
  • A reading of the Shepherd's Psalm
  • Lydia Davis
  • Guilty feet have got no rhythm
  • James Parker
  • The song of songs
  • Pico Iyer
  • Avi Steinberg
  • The valley of dry bones
  • Samuel G. Freedman
  • The book of Jonah: a postmodern exegesis
  • Daniel Menaker
  • New moon haftorah
  • Robert Pinsky
  • The good thief
  • Ian Caldwell
  • The womb and the cistern cell
  • Brooks Hansen
  • Noah
  • Sermon on the mount
  • Jay Parini
  • This saying
  • Ian Frazier
  • Miracles
  • Thomas Lynch
  • Never quite as simple
  • Owen King
  • Long road home : thoughts on the prodigal son
  • Tobias Wolff
  • Charles McGrath
  • The beloved disciple
  • Colm Tóibín
  • The parables of Jesus of Nazareth
  • Rick Moody
  • A matter of infinity
  • Clyde Edgerton
  • The beginning of the end
  • Paul Elie
  • Resurrection
  • Kerry Kennedy
  • Abraham, Isaac, and us : (and Hagar and Ishmael and Trayvon and Michael Brown, too)
  • A voice from Heaven
  • Edwidge Danticat
  • Living on the ledge
  • Lauren Slater
  • The bad book
  • Robert Coover
  • Michael Eric Dyson
  • My Father's commandments
  • Jane Leavy
Control code
ocn906294959
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvii, 298 pages
Isbn
9781476789965
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015010157
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o906294959
  • (OCoLC)906294959

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