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By David Bentley Hart

Brilliant pupil and wordsmith David Bentley Hart turns his brain and mind's eye to narrative fiction during this quantity, The satan and Pierre Gernet, a thought-provoking number of 4 brief tales and one novella. watching for questions on his shift in style, Hart writes that "God isn't any much more likely (and most likely a great deal much less most likely) to be present in theology than in poetry and fiction."

These tales -- "The satan and Pierre Gernet," "The residence of Apollo," "A Voice from the Emerald World," "The Ivory Gate," and "The different" -- beguile and front the reader via Hart's engrossing, opulent writing kind and the advanced characters he inspires and explores.

Often bedazzling, occasionally heartbreaking, and finally enthralling, Hart's wide-ranging tales are united by means of a standard thread of haunting non secular and philosophical questions about this lifestyles and the following. here's fiction to totally interact either the brain and the heart.

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