Wise Blood

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Wise Blood, Flannery O'Connor's astonishing and haunting first novel, is a classic of twentieth-century literature.

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Wise Blood, Flannery O’Connor’s first novel, is the story of Hazel Motes who, released from the armed services, returns to the evangelical Deep South. There he begins a private battle against the religiosity of the community and in particular against Asa Hawkes, the ‘blind’ preacher, and his degenerate fifteen-year-old daughter. In desperation Hazel founds his own religion, ‘The Church without Christ’, and this extraordinary narrative moves towards its savage and macabre resolution.
 
Paperback; 176 pages; 150g;

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Weight .150 kg