Book :: The Power and the Glory

The Power and the Glory
By: Graham Greene
Pages: 240
Published: 1940
Genre(s): Religion
Historical Fiction
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During a vicious persecution of the clergy in Mexico, a worldly priest, the 'whisky priest', is on the run. With the police closing in, his routes of escape are being shut off, his chances getting fewer. But compassion and humanity force him along the road to his destiny, reluctant to abandon those who need him, and those he cares for.

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Really not my favourite Greene book. It’s good, just not as good as his other work.

Sep 23rd, 2018

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could not put this down! Draws you in immediately and doesn't let you go....

Nov 30th, 2015

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