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The Resource A gathering in Hope : a novel, Philip Gulley

A gathering in Hope : a novel, Philip Gulley

Label
A gathering in Hope : a novel
Title
A gathering in Hope
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Philip Gulley
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Thanks to an unexpected windfall, Sam Gardner's congregation (with the exception of a few malcontents) is eager to expand their meetinghouse. But before building can commence, the County Environmental Board and the Department of Natural Resources put the quietus on the plan. A colony of endangered Indiana bats have made the tree beside the meetinghouse, and the meetinghouse attic, their place of hanging, mating, and living, which poses a big problem for the congregation. Aside from the fact that their fanged visitors are engaging in sinful acts on church property, until these bats leave for hibernation, Hope Friends Meeting is left without a gathering place. And when an over-zealous Leonard Fink takes matters into his own hands, he may even land himself--and Sam--in jail."-- Provided by publisher
Member of
Summary
"Bestselling author Philip Gulley offers humorous, small-town storytelling as he follows the foibles and follies of Pastor Sam Gardner. Thanks to an unexpected windfall, Sam Gardner's congregation (with the exception of a few malcontents) is eager to expand their meetinghouse. But before building can commence, the County Environmental Board and the Department of Natural Resources put the quietus on the plan. A colony of endangered Indiana bats have made the tree beside the meetinghouse, and the meetinghouse attic, their place of hanging, mating, and living, which poses a big problem for the congregation. Aside from the fact that their fanged visitors are engaging in sinful acts on church property, until these bats leave for hibernation, Hope Friends Meeting is left without a gathering place. And when an over-zealous Leonard Fink takes matters into his own hands, he may even land himself--and Sam--in jail"--
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Character
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10524507
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3557.U449
LC item number
G38 2016
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Hope
Series volume
[book 3]
Target audience
adult
Label
A gathering in Hope : a novel, Philip Gulley
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21064213
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9781455562596
Lccn
2016015453
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781455562596
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn935196072
  • (OCoLC)935196072
Label
A gathering in Hope : a novel, Philip Gulley
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21064213
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Edition.
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9781455562596
Lccn
2016015453
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
9781455562596
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn935196072
  • (OCoLC)935196072

Library Locations

    • Jackson County Public Library - Crothersville BranchBorrow it
      120 E. Main St., Crothersville, IN, 47229, US
      38.794819 -85.840381
    • Jackson County Public LibraryBorrow it
      303 W. Second St., Seymour, IN, 47274, US
      38.958701 -85.891942

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