CITY OF TRANQUIL LIGHT
(Large Print)

Book Cover
Average Rating
Published
Thorndike, Me. : Center Point Pub., 2011.
ISBN
9781602859876, 1602859876
Status

Description

Loading Description...

Also in this Series

Checking series information...

Copies

LocationCall NumberStatus
Batavia Public Library District - Large TypeLARGE PRINT FIC Caldwell, BoOn Shelf
Lansing Public Library - Adult Large Print FictionCALOn Shelf
Oak Lawn Public Library - Adult FictionLARGE TYPE FICTION CALDWELLOn Shelf

More Like This

Loading more titles like this title...

More Details

Format
Large Print
Edition
Center Point large print edition.
Physical Desc
415 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Language
English

Notes

Description
Will Kiehn seems destined for life as a humble farmer in the Midwest when, having felt a call from God, he travels to the vast North China Plain in the early 20th century. There he is surprised by love and weds a strong and determined fellow missionary, Katherine. They soon find themselves witnesses to the crumbling of a more than two-thousand-year-old dynasty that plunges the country into decades of civil war. As the couple works to improve the lives of the people of Kuang P'ing Ch'eng -- the City of Tranquil Light -- they face incredible hardship. Told through Will and Katherine's alternating viewpoints, and inspired by the lives of the author's maternal grandparents, City of Tranquil Light is a tender portrait of a young marriage set against the backdrop of the shifting face of a beautiful but torn nation. A deeply spiritual book, it shows how those who work to teach others often have the most to learn.
Local note
LARGE PRINT

Reviews from GoodReads

Loading GoodReads Reviews.

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Caldwell, B. (2011). CITY OF TRANQUIL LIGHT (Center Point large print edition.). Center Point Pub..

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Caldwell, Bo. 2011. CITY OF TRANQUIL LIGHT. Thorndike, Me.: Center Point Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Caldwell, Bo. CITY OF TRANQUIL LIGHT Thorndike, Me.: Center Point Pub, 2011.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Caldwell, Bo. CITY OF TRANQUIL LIGHT Center Point large print edition., Center Point Pub., 2011.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

Staff View

Loading Staff View.