Religion

Go Gentle Into That Good Night

Author: Malcolm Boyd

Publisher: Genesis PressInc

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Category: Religion

Page: 139

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The priest and author shares views on dying and ponders a life and death continuum unfolding the mysteries of life and revealing the majesty and wonder of death
Fiction

Into that Good Night

Author: Keltner, Levis

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN:

Category: Fiction

Page: 999

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Doug Horolez is a talentless boy hopelessly in love with his only friend, E. Summerson. That’s the good news. When E.’s sister is murdered in the woods behind town, Doug, to prove his devotion, joins a group of local pariahs, led by a deathly ill and eerily charismatic boy, who urges them to dig for clues to solve the girl's mysterious death. But as cultish bonds deepen within the group, their activities become more reckless and vengeful. Doug must then find his voice and act according to his conscience before the price to be loved becomes unspeakable violence. Kelter has created is a coming-of-age novel and psychological thriller that investigates the recurrent mysteries of loss, loneliness, and the precarious desire to belong.
Biography & Autobiography

Into That Good Night

Author: Ron Rozelle

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

ISBN:

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 181

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When his father began to show signs of Alzheimer's disease, Rozelle watched the man's painful transformation into a dependent and ultimately foreign person. In this haunting memoir, Into That Good Night, Rozelle recreates and reclaims the past for his father, offering a son's gift that will echo for a long time to come. "The author's skillful and compassionate writing brings both the father of his childhood and the man who could not remember the names of his own children to life. Lester died of a stroke in 1992, but this serves, as his son intended, as a moving tribute." - Publishers Weekly