Plague Journal (Children of the Last Days)

by Michael O'Brien

Hardcover, 1999

Barcode

663

Call number

813 OBR

Status

Available

Call number

813 OBR

Pages

275

Local notes

Copy 2 of 2.

Publication

Ignatius Press (1999), Edition: First Edition, 273 pages

Original publication date

1999

ISBN

0898706106 / 9780898706109

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Rating

(21 ratings; 4.2)

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LibraryThing member ocianain
While people who move their lips read, The Left Behind series, the more literate among us who are interested in "end times" literature read O'Brien.
LibraryThing member russell_duren
Excellent. Probes so many issues without skipping a beat in the plotline. Plague Journal covers a 5-day span (instead of 3 generations like its prequel Strangers & Sojourners) where cynic journalist Nathaniel Delaney suddenly finds himself fleeing from the thought police. It's Orwell's 1984 with a healthy dose of theology. And O'Brien isn't afraid to conjure events that you don't want to happen... just great honest fiction. And O'Brien blows LaHaye & Jenkins out of the water, defying what they popularized in the apocalypse genre. Looking forward to the next one, Eclipse of the Sun.… (more)

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