E–pub/E–book [Autumn in Carthage] ↠ Christopher Zenos

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  • Autumn in Carthage
  • Christopher Zenos
  • English
  • 14 December 2020
  • 9781496043023

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Free download ´ Autumn in Carthage ï PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ll be entangled in Jamie’s disappearance and that of several Carthaginians As darkness stretches toward Alanna Nathan may have no choice but to risk it all Moving from the grimness of Chicago’s South Side to the Wisconsin hinterlands to seventeenth century Salem this is a story of love of sacrifice of terrible passions and of two wounded souls uietly reaching for the deep peace of sanctuary. 29th of May Technically not the date I finished the book but was definitely the day I finished with it I hated with intense passion the protagonist I hate the smug sanctimonious anal bead of a character with such intensity that everything else about the book became irelevant I m sure the story would have been interesting perhaps even enjoyable but that self satisfied prick had to ruin it Perhaps the story even necessitated his personality as he develops and realises he s an oily stain on a bathroom towel and changes himself I wouldn t know What I do know is that he reminds of far too many people I ve met during my life and who I ve gone through much pain to avoid ever since in the case of this book I urge all of you to do the same In fact no I don tread it and see for yourself how much a fictional character can make you want to kill hitchhikers and wear their skin just to witness some humility in the human race and purge the smugness this novel stuffs into your head

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Free download ´ Autumn in Carthage ï PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB E mention of Carthage a tiny town in the Wisconsin northern highland The mystery catapults Nathan from Chicago to the Wisconsin wilderness There he meets Alanna heir to an astonishing Mittel European legacy of power and sacrifice In her and in the gentle townsfolk of Carthage Nathan finds the refuge for which he has long yearned But Simon the town elder is driven by demons of his own and may we. You can only save so many Nathan Price is a college professor in Chicago looking forward to a year s sabbatical and uninterrupted research Nathan seeks escape in historical research the past is free from personal problems or so he thinks As he opens a package of seventeenth century documents from an old Salem trading family he finds a letter written by his best friend Jamie who disappeared six months ago The letter is dated 1692 contains a reference to Carthage in Wisconsin How can this this beNathan travels to Carthage in search of Jamie meets Alanna and finds a refuge for himself But all is not well in Carthage which has some mysteries of its own Some Carthaginians are missing and as Nathan becomes attracted to Alanna he wants to know about the mysteries of Carthage Could Simon the town elder be involved in the mystery of those missing Is Alanna safe And what is the significance of 1692 For someone who claimed to like her solitude she had an awful lot of threads tying her to life It is difficult to categorise this novel it is mostly set in the present in Chicago and Wisconsin but some aspects are set in the seventeenth century around the time of the Salem Witch Trials Nathan and Alanna are the principal characters each carrying their own demons and scars from the past There are elements of mystery and time travel of the blight that mental illness can cast over lives of the redemptive power of love and of the difficulties of choice Christopher Zenos almost lost me early in the book with talk of the slayage of trees and the fryage of food but I was intrigued by Nathan and wanted to know about the mysterious people of Carthage The story builds gradually and held my attention through slayage and fryage and some improbabilities And the ending Well it worked for me You have to live while you still have days of sunshine ahead of you Note I was offered and accepted a copy of this book for review purposesJennifer Cameron Smith

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Free download ´ Autumn in Carthage ï PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB The nether side of passion is madnessNathan Price is a college professor with crippling impairments seeking escape from his prison of necessity One day in a package of seventeenth century documents from Salem Village he stumbles across a letter by his best friend Jamie who had disappeared six months before The document is dated 1692 the height of the Witch Trials The only potential lead a singl. This is an odd one to review Objectively it had a lot going for itsmall town with a secret time traveling witch hunts in Salem a love story It just all added up to something like romance novel with time traveling kind of fantasyish While the writing was fairly good and occasionally even really good it nevertheless failed to engage ending up a uick read of steadily decreasing interest And for all the talk of author s struggles with sanity the main character was presumably meant to reflect that and yet his mental state was barely grazed brain barely being mentioned in favor of an anatomically lower located organ Surely there is a market for this type of story just wasn t my thing really Carl Webers Kingpins up to something like romance novel with time traveling kind of fantasyish While the writing was fairly good and occasionally even really good it nevertheless failed to engage ending Captive Embraces Captive #2 up a Paying the Piper uick read of steadily decreasing interest And for all the talk of author s struggles with sanity the main character was presumably meant to reflect that and yet his mental state was barely grazed brain barely being mentioned in favor of an anatomically lower located organ Surely there is a market for this type of story just wasn t my thing really