Sanctuary
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Sanctuary


  • Author : William Faulkner
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2011-05-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307793553


Sanctuary Book Description :

A powerful novel examining the nature of evil, informed by the works of T. S. Eliot and Freud, mythology, local lore, and hardboiled detective fiction, Sanctuary is the dark, at times brutal, story of the kidnapping of Mississippi debutante Temple Drake, who introduces her own form of venality into the Memphis underworld where she is being held....

The Sanctuary of Silence

The Sanctuary of Silence


  • Author : Israel Knohl
  • Publisher : Eisenbrauns
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1575061317


The Sanctuary of Silence Book Description :

Scholar Israel Knohl offers a new perspective on the history and theology of the Priestly source of the Pentateuch. Knohl claims that groups associated with the Priestly Torah appear ensconced within the Temple, operating within a "Sanctuary of Silence", in contrast to the later Holiness School, which reached a loftier conception of God and a broader purview of faith, holiness, and practice....

Sanctuary
Score: 4
From 16 Ratings

Sanctuary


  • Author : Nora Roberts
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0515122734


Sanctuary Book Description :

Successful photographer Jo Ellen Hathaway realizes she must return to the Southern resort run by her estranged family and, with the help of one man, sets out to discover who is stalking her and who killed her mother. Reissue....

Sanctuary

Sanctuary


  • Author : Jessica Marting
  • Publisher : Shadow Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-14
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781989780015


Sanctuary Book Description :

After his rescue from Omega-Three-Omega’s illegal cybernetics facility, cyborg Jason Formosa longs for a simple, quiet way of living on his friends’ farm in the Brava System. His idyllic new life is interrupted when his rescuer, the mysterious Cecily Barris, sweeps back into it with devastating news: he has a kill switch implanted in his head and there’s only one doctor who can deactivate it, who happens to be on the other side of the galaxy. Cecily has her own reasons for wanting to see the doctor, too. But they fall by the wayside when she and Jason are attacked and chased through space. Their unidentified pursuer knows who Cecily is. He knows what Jason is. And he’ll stop at nothing to catch them....

Sanctuary

Sanctuary


  • Author : Jane Yolen
  • Publisher : Graphic Universe& 8482
  • Release Date : 2018-04
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781541510432


Sanctuary Book Description :

When a young girl escapes the underworld, she seeks refuge with Silex the gargoyle and his human assistant Craig. Her presence soon forces Craig and Silex to tangle with a fallen angel and supernatural hounds. The story unfolds against the moody backdrop of Scotland in the 1930s, where Silex solves crimes as a way of seeking redemption. "Sanctuary" also features the infamous grave robbers Burke and Hare and other historical scoundrels who return to the land of the living in this work of dark fantasy....

Sanctuary

Sanctuary


  • Author : Ardis Dick Stenbakken
  • Publisher : Review and Herald Pub Assoc
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Genre: Devotional calendars
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780828024723


Sanctuary Book Description :

In the pages of this book women have bared their souls. They have revealed how they try every day to follow the pattern that God has given for their lives. They share how God has shown His presence in their homes, their families, and their lives. Things have not always gone perfectly for these women, but each has found sanctuary in the arms and love of her mighty God, the God who is also her Savior....

Sanctuary
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Sanctuary


  • Author : Caryn Lix
  • Publisher : Simon Pulse
  • Release Date : 2019-08-06
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781534405349


Sanctuary Book Description :

Alien meets Alexandra Bracken’s The Darkest Minds in this thrilling debut novel about prison-guard-in-training, Kenzie, who is taken hostage by the superpowered criminal teens of the Sanctuary space station—only to have to band together with them when the station is attacked by mysterious creatures. Kenzie holds one truth above all: the company is everything. As a citizen of Omnistellar Concepts, the most powerful corporation in the solar system, Kenzie has trained her entire life for one goal: to become an elite guard on Sanctuary, Omnistellar’s space prison for superpowered teens too dangerous for Earth. As a junior guard, she’s excited to prove herself to her company—and that means sacrificing anything that won’t propel her forward. Bu...

Sanctuary

Sanctuary


  • Author : Catherine Panich
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-01
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780415525336


Sanctuary Book Description :

In the ten years immediately following the Second World War, some 170 000 immigrants from Europe and Britain arrived in Australia. First published in 1988, this unique book recreates the experiences of those who fled a ravaged Europe to seek a new life in far-distant Australia. Their stories are told in the words of the people themselves, supplemented with photographs, documents, press reports and memorabilia. These stories of over 100 Australians, New and Old, stories sometimes humorous and often very moving, provide a fascinating insight into a significant moment in Australian history. As the first definitive examination of life in the migrant camps, it documents a part of Australian history in danger of vanishing without trace. Never before has th...

Sanctuary
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Sanctuary


  • Author : Meg Cabot
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2009-10-27
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1442407395


Sanctuary Book Description :

Sixteen-year-old Jessica Mastriani knew she wasn't going to be able to hide her psychic powers from the U.S. government -- interested in utilizing her special skills for their own devices -- forever. But she never thought that she and Cyrus Krantz, the special agent brought in to "convince" Jess to join his elite team of "specially-gifted" crime solvers, would turn out to have something in common. But when a local boy's disappearance is attributed to a backwoods militai group, Jess's goal -- to find the missing child -- and Dr. Krantz's -- to stop a group of madmen before they kill again -- turn out to be one and the same. Suddenly Jess finds herself working with one enemy in order to stop a far worse one. In an atmosphere of hate and fear, can Jess ...