The Dirty Parts of the Bible: A Novel
- Buy New: $54.09
as of 4/17/2014 20:23 EDT details
- Seller:-Daily Deals-
- Sales Rank:4,623,407
- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
- Shipping Weight (lbs):0.8
- Dimensions (in):1 x 5 x 7.8
- Publication Date:May 9, 2007
Availability:Usually ships in 1-2 business days
'Sweet and funny.' --Kirkus Discoveries
It's 1936 and 19-year-old Tobias Henry is stuck in the frozen hinterlands of Michigan. Tobias is obsessed with two things: God and girls. Mostly girls. But being a Baptist preacher's son, he can't escape God. When his father is blinded in a bizarre accident, Tobias rides the rails to Texas in search of a lost fortune. Along the way, he is initiated into the hobo brotherhood by Craw, a ribald yet wise vagabond. Obstacles arise in the form of a saucy prostitute, a giant catfish, and a flaming boxcar. But when he meets Sarah, a tough farm girl under a dark curse, he finds out that the greatest challenge of all is love.
Note: this listing is for an early, out-of-print edition. Search for ISBN 1450567630 for the current paperback.
CERTAIN CONTENT THAT APPEARS ON THIS SITE COMES FROM AMAZON SERVICES LLC. THIS CONTENT IS PROVIDED ‘AS IS’ AND IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE OR REMOVAL AT ANY TIME.