by Michael C. O'Brien
General / Favorable Reviews
"He's done it again! Tugged at our hearts, challenged our minds, and revived our spirits. A novel about despair, doubt, love, and holiness, Plague Journal will open you to new levels of commitment to the interior battle to love when love comes hardest. Bravo!"
-Ronda Chervin, Ph.D., Author, The Kiss from the Cross
-Peter Kreeft, Author, Back to Virtue
-James V. Schall,
S.J., Georgetown University
"More realistic than fantastic, this is a suspenseful tale of a family's heroic struggle to survive in an afflicted world. Plague Journal is an account of the effect of a spiritual and social pestilence in twentieth century Canada. O'Brien understands what plagues do to society, to friendship and to family. A story that is gripping, moving and enlightening."
-J. Christopher Corkery, G.K. Chesterton Institute
Excellent novel in the Children of the
Last Days Series
First, if you're going to
read O'Brien, I recommend reading his novels in this order. 1. Father
Elijah, 2. Strangers and Sojourners, 3. Plague Journal, 4. Eclipse of the
Sun. Although they were not published in this order it will make the most
sense from a chronological standpoint. Certain characters resurface.
-Tim Drake "Author and
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