The Resource The messiah of Morris Avenue: : [a novel], Tony Hendra

The messiah of Morris Avenue: : [a novel], Tony Hendra

Label
The messiah of Morris Avenue: : [a novel]
Title
The messiah of Morris Avenue:
Title remainder
[a novel]
Statement of responsibility
Tony Hendra
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Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tony Hendra's Father Joe became a new classic of faith and spirituality- even for those not usually so inclined. Now he's back with a novel set in a very reverent future where Church and State always walk hand-in-hand. Fade in as Johnny Greco- a fallen journalist, who nurses a few grudges along with his cocktails, stumbles onto a story that intrigues him. It seems a young man named Jay is driving about New Jersey in a beat-up van preaching radical notions like kindness and generosity-and even tossing off a few miracles. How better, Johnny schemes, to stick it to Reverend Sabbath (America's #1 Holy Warrior) than to write a headline-making story announcing Jay as the Second Coming? Then something strange happens. Died-in-the-wool skeptic Johnny actually finds his own life being transformed by the new messiah. Hilarious and genuinely moving, The Messiah of Morris Avenue brings to life a savior who reminds the world of what Jesus actually taught and wittingly skewers all sorts of sanctimoniousness on both sides of the political spectrum. Writing with heart, a sharp eye, and a passionate frustration with those who feel they hold a monopoly on God, Tony Hendra has created a delightful story that reminds us of the unfailing power of genuine faith
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Hendra, Tony
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • [Fic]
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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Read by John Bedford Lloyd
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Lloyd, John Bedford
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  • Journalists
  • Spiritual life
  • Preaching
Target audience
adult
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Label
The messiah of Morris Avenue: : [a novel], Tony Hendra
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Publication
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unknown
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digital storage
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  • other
  • online resource
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  • rdacarrier.
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spoken word
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  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11823139
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 36 min.))
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unknown
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781593979195
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Media category
  • audio
  • computer
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  • rdamedia.
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  • s
  • c
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11823139
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sound
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  • other
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other
Stock number
11823139
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
The messiah of Morris Avenue: : [a novel], Tony Hendra
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
  • other
  • online resource
Carrier category code
  • sz
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
  • rdacarrier.
  • rdacarrier.
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT11823139
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 36 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781593979195
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
  • audio
  • computer
Media MARC source
  • rdamedia.
  • rdamedia.
Media type code
  • s
  • c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11823139
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11823139
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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