Eleven-year old Reuben Land is the narrator of the novel. He suffers from severe asthma. He has to face several difficulties; however, he continues to persevere. Throughout the novel, several religious undertones can be noticed. The book was an instant success and it got enormous popularity when it was published for the first time in 2001. "Peace Like a River" won several awards including the ALA Alex Award for best adult fiction for teen. It was also the winner of the Independent Publisher Book Award. TIME magazine declared "Peace Like a River" one of the Best Books of 2001, and likewise the Los Angeles Times included the book in their bestselling book list. Quick Guide: Peace Like a River Copyright Chapter One: Introduction Chapter Two: Plot Overview Chapter Three: Major Characters Chapter Four: Complete Summary Chapter Five: Critical Analysis
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|Size: ||381 KB|
|Date published: || 2015|
|ISBN: ||9781312800762 (DRM-EPUB)|
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