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Heaven Lake a novel by John Dalton

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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Taiwan,
  • China

Subjects:

  • Americans -- China -- Fiction.,
  • Americans -- Taiwan -- Fiction.,
  • Christian educators -- Fiction.,
  • Volunteers -- Fiction.,
  • Young men -- Fiction.,
  • Taiwan -- Fiction.,
  • China -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJohn Dalton.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3604.A4355 H43 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination451 p. ;
Number of Pages451
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3690207M
ISBN 100743246349
LC Control Number2003059123

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Heaven Lake is about many things: China, God, passion, friendship, travel, even the reckless smuggling of hashish. But above all, this extraordinary debut is about the mysteries of love. Vincent Saunders has graduated from college, left his small hometown in Illinois, and arrived in Taiwan as a Christian volunteer. These Limited Collector Edition hardbacks on sale NOW! All copies of The LOCH: Heaven’s Lake purchased in are GUARANTEED to be personally signed! A new LOCH Sequel brings Zachary Wallace to a mysterious lake situated in a crater atop a caldera in South China/North Korea after a series of monster sightings. The LOCH: Heaven's Lake will be collector’s items .   "Heaven Lake is a sort of Divine Comedy in reverse: a young man's trek through hell to get away from God. John Dalton has created such a compelling epic that the reader will gladly follow its hero, Vincent, on his scorching journey across China to find out how the world will punish and reward him. Our reward is this beautiful book."/5(76). A review with a blue-tinted title indicates a book of unusual commercial interest that hasn't received a starred or boxed review. HEAVEN LAKE John Dalton. Scribner, .

1. Heaven Lake is part American-abroad story set in Taiwan and China, part harrowing travel adventure filled with mystery and intrigue, part spiritual odyssey, and, ultimately, a surprising love story. Discuss the ways in which the novel succeeds or fails on each of these levels. 2. Inspired by missionary zeal, Vincent Saunders travels seven thousand miles from home in Illinois in . Our Lady Queen of Heaven Church, Lake Charles, Louisiana. K likes. MASSES: Sat Vigil 4PM, Sun 7, 9, 11AM & PM. HolyDays: Vigil PM, & 9AM, & 5 Followers: K.   Heaven Lake Press School Sponsorship for Disadvantaged Children in Thailand There are many children in Thailand who remain deprived of a chance for an education as a result of extreme poverty or because they lack legal status which places them in the category of ‘stateless’ or ‘illeg.   A trailer for book 3 in Steve Alten's LOCH series! Collector edition hardbacks wil not be sold in stores, they must be ordered before Oct. 15, at

The LOCH: Heaven’s Lake A new LOCH Sequel brings Zachary Wallace to a mysterious lake situated in a crater atop a caldera in South China/North Korea after a series of monster sightings. These first edition hardbacks will NOT be sold in stores or at and we will only print what is pre-sold. About From Heaven Lake. After two years as a postgraduate student at Nanjing University in China, Vikram Seth hitch-hiked back to his home in New Delhi, via Tibet. From Heaven Lake is the story of his remarkable journey and his encounters with nomadic Muslims, Chinese officials, Buddhists and others.   "Heaven is a place, just as much a place as is New York or Chicago." ~ Charles Ferguson Ball. Everyone wants to know about heaven and everyone wants to go there. Recent polls suggest that nearly 80% of all Americans believe there is a place called heaven. I find that statistic encouraging because it tells me that even in this skeptical age. Reading Group Questions and Topics for Discussion. Heaven Lake is part American-abroad story set in Taiwan and China, part harrowing travel adventure filled with mystery and intrigue, part spiritual odyssey, and, ultimately, a surprising love story. Discuss the ways in which the novel succeeds or fails on each of these levels. Inspired by missionary zeal, Vincent Saunders .