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The Prophet

by Michael Koryta

The Prophet
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  • First Published:
    Aug 2012, 416 pages
    Paperback:
    Aug 2013, 432 pages

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Power Reviewer Diane S. (08/07/12)

The Prophet
A small town in Ohio, once the home of steel, now dying, population decreasing and a very good high school football team that means much to the people who haven't left. Two brother, taking different paths after the murder of their sister and someone who wants to test one of the brothers faith. Another winner by Koryta, a thriller that explores the concepts of revenge and redemption, faith and acceptance. It is also a novel about what family means, that despite differences there may be times when this is all one has left. Highly recommended.
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