The passage of love

by Miller, Alex

Written in English
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    StatementAlex Miller
    The Physical Object
    Pagination480 pages
    Number of Pages480
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26964976M
    ISBN 101609454642
    ISBN 109781609454647

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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Passage: A Novel (Book One of The Passage Trilogy). Critically acclaimed, two-time winner of the Miles Franklin award, winner of the Commonwealth Writers Prize and numerous other literary awards, Miller's new work is an exquisitely personal novel of love and creativity.

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Highlights from Pride and Prejudice, The Hunger Games, the Bible—and all of Harry Potter. Robinson Meyer. November 2,    “ The single greatest thing about love, in my experience, is the way it is doomed to pain and loss from its onset. Whether it is the spouse that outlives their lover, or loses them to another, there is no escaping that most solemn of inevitabilities.

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“The book creeps on you slowly, like a fog,” Sarah Lyall writes in her Alex Miller is twice winner of Australia's premier literary prize, The Miles Franklin Literary Award, first in for The Ancestor Game and again in for Journey to the Stone is also an overall winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize, in for The Ancestor fifth novel, Conditions of Faith, won the Christina Stead Prize for Fiction in the New South Wales One critical reason for the misuse of this passage lies with the English word for love, which can function as a verb (“I love you so much”) and as an abstract noun (“love is so confusing”).

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" A] luminous tale of passion and betrayal."--Maaza Mengiste, The New York Times Book Review  The Twelve (Book Two of The Passage Trilogy), by Justin Cronin.

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