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Glamorous powers

SUsan HowatcH

Glamorous powers

by SUsan HowatcH

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  • 2 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published: London : Collins, 1988.

StatementSusan Howatch.
The Physical Object
Pagination517p. ;
Number of Pages517
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19143781M
ISBN 100007655940

Get this from a library! Glamorous powers. [Susan Howatch] -- Follows the career of Jon Darrow, an Anglican minister, as he copes with church politics and the demands of marriage. In Glamorous Powers we meet Jon Darrow again, not the strong spiritual director that Charles Ashworth turns to in Glittering Images but a mystic, Anglo-Catholic monk. He has psychic powers and is a man of many parts, shady faith-healer, passionate husband, .

Glamorous Powers () About book: I was eagerly anticipating my delve into this book because I really liked Jon Darrow in the previous book. In fact, the scenes in Glittering Images where Charles is working out his issues with Darrow were the best of that novel. Title: Glamorous Powers - eBook By: Susan Howatch Format: DRM Protected ePub Vendor: Fawcett Publication Date: ISBN: ISBN Format: Ebook.

  'Glamorous Powers is a brave and welcome new direction for Susan Howatch to take' Observer 'An intriguing and wholly involving story' New York Times Book Review 'This novel marks a remarkable departure for Susan Howatch' Today/5(K). The time is Jonathan Darrow is an Anglican priest when he receives a shattering vision and knows he must leave the monastery that has been his home for seventeen years. As he plunges into the temptations of the real world, a crisis sends .


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Glamorous Powers book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Jon Darrow, a man with psychic powers, is a man who has played ma /5. Glamorous Powers is the first one I read, and it completely hooked me.

Curl up in your favorite chair with this book, you are in for a treat. Read more. 5 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Amazon Customer. out of 5 stars A beautiful marriage of the sacred and secular/5(46). Glamorous Powers (Starbridge Book 2) - Kindle edition by Howatch, Susan.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Glamorous Powers (Starbridge Book 2)/5(98). The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Glamorous Powers by Susan Howatch at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more.

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Reviews: Glamorous Powers is the second novel in Susan Howatch?s Starbridge series. There are six novels in the series and whilst each of them can stand alone, a much better understanding of the main theme, change in the Church of England in the twentieth century as seen through the eyes of its ministers and parishioners will be gained if you can read.

The second in the series of Starbridge books - Glamorous Powers - is the one I liked the best. IN this book we get to know Jon Darrow, who figured in the first volume Glittering Images as Charles Ashworth's spiritual director, more intimately.5/5(5).

The book combines a love story,(yes incl. sex but not graphic) a journey of spiritual discovery and psycho-analysis as Jon faces up to the failures of his past and his relationships with his parents and children.

The "Glamorous Powers" of the title are Jon's psychic powers/5(93). Glamorous Powers - Ebook written by Susan Howatch. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Glamorous Powers.4/5(4).

Darrow's ``glamorous powers'' are both a blessing and a curse: he is subject to intense visions which may come directly from Godor from the Devil. Set during the early years of WW II, and told in the first person, the narrative appropriately holds the reader spellbound by the hints and gradual revelation of Darrow's character/5(15).

Glittering Images / Glamorous Powers book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Now in one volume, the first and second in Susa /5. Susan Howatch had written her massive novel with one hand on the cradle and the other doing the typing, but, like most authors who succeed, she had never doubted that her book would be a bestseller." [5] Korda asserted that, while reading the drafts, he noticed similarities to the Plantagenets and asked Howatch if that was the case.

About Glamorous Powers. The time is Jonathan Darrow is an Anglican priest when he receives a shattering vision and knows he must leave the monastery that has been his home for seventeen years.

As he plunges into the temptations of the real world, a crisis sends him into the labyrinth of his past to pluck out the buried truth beneath the. GLAMOROUS POWERS is a strangely comforting and inspirational book. It seems to imply that psychic ability is no substitute for the more mundane healing forces of.

Glamorous Powers Susan Howatch, Author Alfred A. Knopf $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS Buy this book Jon Darrow is the Anglican priest and. 'Glamorous Powers is a brave and welcome new direction for Susan Howatch to take' Observer 'An intriguing and wholly involving story' New York Times Book Review 'This novel marks a remarkable departure for Susan Howatch' Today 'Howatch writes thrillers of the heart and mind everything in a Howatch novel cuts close to the bone and is of /5(89).

Read "Glamorous Powers" by Susan Howatch available from Rakuten Kobo. The time is Jonathan Darrow is an Anglican priest when he receives a shattering vision and knows he must leave the 5/5. Glamorous Powers Susan Howatch, Author Fawcett Books $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

OTHER BOOKS. Glamorous Powers Church of England Series, Kindle Book OverDrive Read Adobe EPUB eBook 2 MB; Susan Howatch (Author) Susan Howatch was born in Surrey.

After getting a degree in law, she emigrated to America, where she married, had a daughter, and embarked on a career as a writer.

When she eventually left the United States, she lived in the. Read pdf Glamorous Powers absolutely for free at “‘Darling, you were utterly wonderful!’ she exclaimed shining-eyed as I collapsed beside her in the back seat, but although I was immediately aw /10(2).

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Glamorous Powers by Susan Howatch (, Hardcover, Large Type) at the best online prices at. Get this from a library! Glamorous powers. [Susan Howatch] -- "Jon Darrow, a man with psychic powers, is a man who has played many parts: a shady faith-healer; a naval chaplain, a passionate husband, an awkward father, an Anglo-Catholic monk.

In Darrow.This is book two of the Starbridge series. I didn't enjoy it as much as Glittering Images / I got slightly muddled in the middle of this one, but upon finishing it, I went to the library and checked out the third book. This book is narrated by Jon Darrow, the man who was Charles Ashworth's spiritual director in the first book/5(6).With this second book in her intended trilogy about the Church of England, Howatch demonstrates that she's turned into a veritable ecclesiastical le CarrÉ, here probing the tortured personality of an Anglican priest who is both gifted and cursed with psychic powers.

Abbot Jon Darrow, who like others here made an appearance in the trilogy's debut, Glittering Images, has a vision of a .