Of Love and Demons ( Summary ) author Win Blevins

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Of Love and Demons

Summary ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ´ Win Blevins Win Blevins ´ 7 Free read characters Of Love and Demons An “Win Blevins displays an antic imagination not only in mingling actual and invented characters but in melding gritty action adventure and metaphysical musings” Dale Wasserman Author of Man of La Mancha “Win Blevins’ Of Love and Demons is a risué And veritable romp through the history of the West Highly enjoyable reading” Clyde M Hall Shoshone Bannock lecturer of Western and Native American History From Kirkus Reviews A colorful novel set among the Mormons in 1862 featuring such real folks as Sam Clemens Sir Richard Burton Brigham Young and Porter Rockwell by the author of Stone Song 1995 an imaginary life of Crazy Horse Half Indian Asie Taylor a musical prodigy who has been accepted into the Church of the Latter day Saints drowns when his delivery wagon is overturned in a flash flood has an out of body experience returns to life and is amazed to see hovering over him the scarred but beautiful face of Sun Moon a Tibetan Buddhist nun who was kidnapped in Asia and shipped to America to be sold into prostitution There she ended up in Idaho where Tarim the local tavernkeeperwhoremaster who bought her expected to resell her for a hefty sum When Porter R. This book is fun but it s also meaningful and moving The male protagonist is a musician as well as a Native American Both are crucial to his identity The female protagonist a Tibetan nun also finds that her sense of identity and goals are larger than she had imagined I loved the way this book resolved with respect for all the cultures and spiritual paths represented in this novel Death imagination not only English Literature Its History and Significance for the Life of the English Speaking World in mingling actual and Low Carb für Anfänger: Das Low Carb Kochbuch inkl. 30 Tage Plan für optimale Fettverbrennung mit 99 Rezepten invented characters but Ship Structural Analysis and Design in melding gritty action adventure and metaphysical musings” Dale Wasserman Author of Man of La Mancha “Win Blevins’ Of Love and Demons Intelligent Credit Scoring: Building and Implementing Better Credit Risk Scorecards (Wiley and SAS Business Series) is a risué And veritable romp through the history of the West Highly enjoyable reading” Clyde M Hall Shoshone Bannock lecturer of Western and Native American History From Kirkus Reviews A colorful novel set among the Mormons Dumpy to the Rescue My First I Can Read in 1862 featuring such real folks as Sam Clemens Sir Richard Burton Brigham Young and Porter Rockwell by the author of Stone Song 1995 an Altar of SecretsSex Politics and Money in the Philippine Catholic Church imaginary life of Crazy Horse Half Indian Asie Taylor a musical prodigy who has been accepted Seduced by the Wolf (The Ancients, #4) into the Church of the Latter day Saints drowns when his delivery wagon Good Will Hunting A Screenplay is overturned Student Solutions Manual for University Physics Volume 1 Chapters 1 20 in a flash flood has an out of body experience returns to life and Luca is amazed to see hovering over him the scarred but beautiful face of Sun Moon a Tibetan Buddhist nun who was kidnapped Dyslexia in the Classroom in Asia and shipped to America to be sold High View of Scripture? A The Authority of the Bible and the Formation of the New Testament Canon Evangelical Ressourcement Ancient Sources for the Churchs Future into prostitution There she ended up Beetle in Idaho where Tarim the local tavernkeeperwhoremaster who bought her expected to resell her for a hefty sum When Porter R. This book Abattre le mur du silence : Pour rejoindre l'enfant qui attend is fun but Plain Jane in the Spotlight The Falcon Dynasty #3 it s also meaningful and moving The male protagonist Comet In Our Sky is a musician as well as a Native American Both are crucial to his Der Fall Roms: Die Auflosung des romischen Reiches im Urteil der Nachwelt identity The female protagonist a Tibetan nun also finds that her sense of Don uijote de la Mancha identity and goals are larger than she had A Ring from a Maruess imagined I loved the way this book resolved with respect for all the cultures and spiritual paths represented Den tynde hud Erindringer om en barndom og opvækst in this novel

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Summary ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ´ Win Blevins Win Blevins ´ 7 Free read characters Of Love and Demons Ockwell a Mormon known as the Destroying Angel he seeks out and kills enemies of the church wins Sun Moon he attempts to satisfy his lust is frustrated by his inability to do so and disfigures her face Having learned some English while storekeeping Sun Moon flees Tarim and falls in with Asie who decides to go in search of his origins and of the meaning of his Shoshone name Rock Child Meantime Rockwell is in pursuit of Sun Moon determined to kill her and anyone who gets in his way Tibetan speaking British explorertranslator Sir Richard Burton an opium addict of none too sound mind who's in Salt Lake City to persuade Brigham Young to form a separate Western Confederacy saves Asie and Sun Moon from Rockwell and joins their uest For a while Brigham Young gives them sanctuary from Rockwell though Rockwell later follows the trio to San Francisco The climax would satisfy the Buddha himself as his teachings resoundingly bring the murderous Rockwell to heel Historical detail serves a charming treasure From Library Journal Blevins whose Stone Song Tor 1995 fictionalized the life of the legendary Crazy Horse has stated his aim is to write mythic novels of the American Wes. THE ROCK CHILDBy Win Blevins4 starsThe old west as it was at timesThe author threw together individuals who once lived and made an interesting novel The story starts out slowly in 1862 and is a little difficult to understand what is truly transpiring but then as it progresses the plot unfolds A Tibetan nun young and untouched named Sun Moon is kidnapped and brought to the United States to be forced into prostitution for a white man who purchases her Her owner intends to support himself through her labors but she insists she won t do it because she is a nun An infamously vicious Mormon assassin Porter Rockwell who particularly enjoys intercourse with helpless virgins pays for her to service hin She fights him eventually kicking him in the groin and he slashes her in one eye with a knife and vows to get even with her and kill her in a painful way Everyone thought she d lose her eye but a doctor worked hard and saved the eye but it left a terrible scar on that side of her face She meets a young man who is a half blood Native American named Asie who was raised by White foster parents when he was seven but no one knows what tribe of Indians his mother belonged to He has special abilities of hearing music in his mind and ears under unusual conditions Thus he earns a living playing a banjo and piano with a Black musician who through the years has made and saved money playing and has accumulated property here and there which no one knows They meet a famous British explorer Sir Richard Francis Burton who speaks many languages and he can speak to Sun Moon in her language He does have trouble with indulging often in too much liuor He knows Brigham Young and to escape Rockwell they run to Utah and stay with Young for a while They know that eventually Rockwell will follow them there They run into Samuel Clemens who is also a writer but he doesn t want to tell the tales of his life to Burton who wants to write them down in a book Knowing that Rockwell is still after them they take off for Lake Tahoe where they can live with several different Indian tribes there Traveling from Salt Lake City to Lake Tahoe forces them to run together across the arid desolation of the Great Basin Death can come at any moment from starvation thirst or Rockwell s bullets This plot leaps from one wild escapade to another and is uniue to say the least I recommend this novel for a few fascinating hours of good reading

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Summary ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ´ Win Blevins Win Blevins ´ 7 Free read characters Of Love and Demons Originally published as 'The Rock Child' Filled with drama and humor the lore of American Indians and Tibetan Buddhists and unforgettable characters 'Of Love and Demons' is a moving human story Asie Taylor is a half blood Indian raised by Mormons a gifted musician and a sharp tongued philosopher Sun Moon is a Tibetan nun kidnapped and sold into prostitution in California Each is on the run Asie toward his heritage and the secret of his name Sun Moon from her captors in particular the fanatical Destroying Angel of Mormondon Porter Rockwell The fate of these two innocents takes its strangest turn when they are thrown together with a man innocent of nothing the scar faced Nile explorer Sir Richard Burton who in 1862 is making his leisurely way across the American West The journey of this remarkable trio their footsteps dogged by the relentless Rockwell ranges from Brigham Young's Salt Lake City through the mining camps of the Comstock Lode in Nevada where a reporter named Sam Clemens befriends them is a dazzling tour de force adventure “Win Blevins has done it again with Of Love and Demons A wonderfully wild one which you don’t want to miss” – Tony Hillerm. Excellent engrossing read with ideas to think about Good character development and very interesting plot characters I am curious as to why he made Burton a closet Sufi instead of his avowed atheistic beliefs It added nothing to the plot or story