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Encyclopedia of up to date Christian Fiction: From C.S. Lewis to Left at the back of spans the whole breadth of Christian-themed British and American writing from global battle II to the present—well-known and no more universal authors, acclaimed literary novels, and well known writing in numerous genres (mysteries, thrillers, romances), works that discover issues of religion, works that problem orthodoxy and church practices, and works completely written by way of and for religious evangelicals.Encyclopedia of up to date Christian Fiction deals ninety alphabetically equipped entries masking the field's most vital writers. each one access features a short biography, non secular and academic historical past, a survey of significant works and topics, and a precis of serious reaction, in addition to a bibliography of significant works and feedback. through studying evocative, occasionally missed Christian components in glossy fiction, and by way of exploring the intensity and scope of renowned evangelical fiction, Encyclopedia of up to date Christian Fiction bargains the richest, so much entire portrait of the position of religion in smooth English writing ever released.

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