Ada escaped her family's self-enclosedworld to elope with a mysterious stranger. Five months later, she's a widow ina strange new world.
Adawas born into a fringe religious sect named for her father, The Prophet. But herlifelong habit of absolute obedience was shattered when she fled the familycompound to elope with photographer Julian Goetz.
KatherineWalker's marriage was a sham. She and Will rarely spoke without yelling-andnever touched. Her affair brings her both escape and guilt.
Whena tragic plane crash takes Julian from Ada and exacerbates Katherine's sense ofshame, both women become desperately unsure of where they belong in the world-untilthe devotion of an artistic young boy conspires to bring them together.
From award-winningnovelist Christa Parrish, Still Lifeis a cunningly complex work that captures themes of abusive religion, supernaturallove, and merciful escape. It will resonate with anyone who has ever feltcalled to a drastic change-or tried to hear the small whisper of God's voice.
"With its well-drawn,realistic characters and eloquent but tough prose, this is a hauntingexamination of life in all its gritty and painful moments." -Library Journal
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|Size: ||15.8 MB|
|Publisher: ||Thomas Nelson|
|Date published: || 2015|
|ISBN: ||9781401689049 (DRM-EPUB)|
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