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6 edition of obedient father found in the catalog.

obedient father

by Akhil Sharma

  • 178 Want to read
  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Harcourt in San Diego .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Delhi (India)
    • Subjects:
    • Political corruption -- Fiction.,
    • Delhi (India) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAkhil Sharma.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3569.H34287 O23 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination286 p. ;
      Number of Pages286
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3949148M
      ISBN 100156012030
      LC Control Number2001039586

      An astonishing character study, a portrait of a family—and a country—tormented by the past, An Obedient Father recalls Dostoyevsky's guilt-ridden anti-heroes in a . AN OBEDIENT FATHER. by Akhil Sharma. BUY NOW FROM MORE BY AKHIL SHARMA. Fiction. A LIFE OF ADVENTURE AND DELIGHT. by Akhil Sharma Fiction. FAMILY LIFE. our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email : Akhil Sharma.

      The Savior is a perfect example of obedience. Our desire to be obedient grows as our love for God increases. Obedience to the commandments makes it possible for God to provide the help we need as we seek to accomplish difficult tasks. Background Reading. Thomas S. Monson, “Obedience Brings Blessings,” Ensign or Liahona, May , 89– An Obedient Father: A Novel (FSG Classics) eBook: Sharma, Akhil: : Kindle Store. Skip to main content. Try Prime Hello. Sign in Account & Lists Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Kindle Store. Go Search Hello Select your address Reviews:

      An Obedient Father takes the reader to an India that is both far away and real - into the mind of a character as tormented, funny, and morally ambiguous as one of Dostoevsky's anti-heroes. This is a subtly rendered tragicomedy of contemporary India by an enormously gifted young writer.   An Obedient Father by Akhil Sharma, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5().


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