(Log in to vote)
A Land More Kind Than Home (2012)

Published: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2012
Description:  1 online resource
ISBN/ISSN: 9781455129010,
Language:  English

Title from: Title details screen

Number of tracks: 9

Duration: 08:57:32

Transfer to Apple device: Yes

OverDrive subjects: Classic Literature, Fiction

Reader: Mark Bramhall

Faith is supposed to shield children from the horrors of the world but one Sunday nine-year-old Jess Hall secretly witnesses his autistic brother being smothered to death during a healing service at a little church in the mountains of North Carolina Clem Barefield the local sheriff arrives to find a group of charismatic believers who have moved the boys body and are unwilling to utter a word about his death At the center of the mystery is Carson Chambliss a snake-handling ex-convict turned preacher whose past is just as mysterious as the power he claims to possess first person Sheriff Barefield turns to is Adelaide Lyle the church matriarch a woman whose good-sense brand of religion straddles the divide between blind faith and cold fact Her understanding of both the spiritual and the natural world makes her predictions of a violent reckoning in the wake of the boys death just as viable as they are unavoidable..

In English

Related Searches:
Brothers -- Fiction
Fundamentalists -- Fiction
North Carolina -- Fiction
Suspense fiction
Downloadable audiobooks
OverDrive -- Adult collection
Added--201206 ovd

Additional Credits:
Bramhall, Mark

Login to write a review of your own.

Login to add this item to your list.

Lists can be used to compile collections of items that you may be interested in checking out at a later date. You may also create public lists and share your favorites with other AHML customers.
No tags, currently.

Login to add tags.

To create a multiple word tag such as Science Fiction, enclose both words in quotes, like: "Science Fiction"

Critic Reviews

If your status is Confirmed Registration, your spot for the event is confirmed.

If registration for this event is full, you will be placed on a waiting list. Wait listed registrants are moved to the confirmed registration list (in the order of registration) when cancelations are received. You will receive an email notification if you are moved from the wait list to the confirmed registration list.

6.012 Patron-Generated Content

The Library offers various venues in which patrons can contribute content that is accessible to the public.  These include, but are not limited to, blogs, reviews, forums, and social tagging on the Library’s website and catalog.  Any instance in which a patron posts written or recorded content to any of the Library’s venues that are accessible to the public is considered “patron-generated content” and is subject to this policy.
By contributing patron-generated content, patrons grant the Library an irrevocable, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual right and license to use, copy, modify, display, archive, distribute, reproduce and create derivative works based upon that content.
By submitting patron-generated content, patrons warrant they are the sole authors or that they have obtained all necessary permission associated with copyrights and trademarks to submit such content.
Patrons are liable for the opinions expressed and the accuracy of the information contained in the content they submit.  The Library assumes no responsibility for such content.
The Library reserves the right not to post submitted content or to remove patron-generated content for any reason, including but not limited to:
  • content that is profane, obscene, or pornographic;
  • content that is abusive, discriminatory or hateful on account of race, national origin, religion, age, gender, disability, or sexual orientation;
  • content that contains threats, personal attacks, or harassment;
  • content that contains solicitations or advertisements;
  • content that is invasive of another person’s privacy;
  • content that is unrelated to the discussion or venue in which it is posted;
  • content that is in violation of the Library’s Code of Conduct or any other Library policy