Author:Jean Teulé Translator: Sue Dyson Publisher:Gallic USRelease date: September 2013 Le Magasin des suicides
was first released in French in 2007 Pages: 169 ISBN:978-1906040093
also available as ebook Genre:
Jean Teulé is quite a character, and you can perceive that through his quirky writing, whether in historical novels or in The Suicide Shop, recently translated into English. The last books I presented, A Wizard of Earthsea and Martin of Gfenn, had a great message on life. This book as well, though in a totally different genre.
Méditations d’un moine sur le désir d’être heureux You who thirst for happiness
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Toi qui as soif de bonheur By Jean-Pierre Longeat Pub. Date: February 6, 2014 ByMédiaspaul, France ISBN: 978-2712212971 Pages: 112 Genre: Nonfiction / Religion / Monastic Spirituality Source: received for review
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MY THOUGHTS ABOUT THIS BOOK
In the light of the question quoted by saint Benedict in the Prologue to his Rule [“Is there anyone here who yearns for life and desires to see good days?” Ps 33:13 – Pro.15], Dom Longeat, former abbot of Ligugé (French Benedictine abbey), ponders on our inherent thirst for happiness. Click to continue reading