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More comes across as a villain with sadomasochistic impulses who takes a little too much pleasure in not-so-gently convincing heretics to renounce their beliefs as he marches them to the stake. Was that what suffering did?
La librera y el hereje by Brenda Vantrease. Instantly I knew he was going to be the character that made me want to read the book, unfortunately after all my grand imaginings that he was the guy Kate was going to fall for she ended up marrying the weeny in comparison to the Libreraa bible translator John Firth.
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Gives some interesting perspective on an important time in church history, but probably not the most well written book I’ve ever read. It makes a good background for a novel, but maybe not so great hegeje a setting for a love story.
Reads too much like a Harlequin Romance, I think I’ll take a pass. To me a book is either worth reading or librerx isn’t. Return to Book Page. Christina rated it liked it Dec 25, Then again, it is written in modern English It tried to make me cry a few times, but didn’t really succeed, and some of the dialog didn’t quite feel 16th century to me.
Place you in such pain that with its lessening, contentment came more easily. When the expiry date is reached your computer deletes the cookie.
Enjoyed it quite a bit! Paperbackpages.
Many of the books they sell are Lutheran texts which are against the law in s England and John finds himself in jail. That killed the story for me.
La Librera Y El Hereje by Brenda Vantrease 9788415120384 (paperback 2013)
The problem I had with this story is probably one that is unique to me. The only reason I’ve relented and started putting stars up there is to credit the good ones, which were being unfairly uncredited. Combining editions with slightly different author 2 27 Dec 15, It is so sad yet inspiring to read about the lives of these men and women who worked to put the word of God into laymen’s hands. I might’ve reached my limit with Tudor history. For a book I literally picked up randomly off the library bookshelf, I am pleasantly surprised.
Fl Emmons rated it did not like it Jun 16, Combining editions with slightly different author.
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Here, we see More’s darker side – the religious zealot who eagerly used torture and burning at the stake to prevent the printing and distribution of materials that would allow the common man to read the Bible and interpret it’s contents for himself.
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Unfortunately, this novel moved way too slowly for me, and dithered and dallied when I wanted to get on with the story. Just a moment while we uereje you in to your Goodreads account.