The book of strange new things squeezes its genre ingredients to yield a meditation on suffering love and the origins of religious faith faber reminds us there is a literature of enchantment which invites the reader to participate in the not real in order to wake from a dream of reality to the ineffability . The book of strange new things is the story of peter a missionary who is hired by the mysterious company usic and is sent to a distant planet to serve both the human and alien population there. The book of strange new things is a 2014 science fiction novel by dutch born author michel faber the work was first published in the united states on october 28 2014 and concerns an english pastor who is sent to the planet of oasis to teach its reclusive native inhabitants about christianity. The book of strange new things treads familiar territory michel fabers best seller the crimson petal and the white captured the feel of victorian london his latest is a literary science . Defiantly unclassifiable the book of strange new things is among other things a rebuke to the credo of literary seriousness for which there is no higher art than a norwegian man taking
How it works:
1. Register a Free 1 month Trial Account.
2. Download as many books as you like ( Personal use )
3. No Commitment. Cancel anytime.
4. Join Over 100.000 Happy Readers.
5. That's it. What you waiting for? Sign Up and Get Your Books.