The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ
This is a story. In this ingenious and spellbinding retelling of the life of Jesus, Philip Pullman revisits the most influential story ever told. Charged with mystery, compassion and enormous power,The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christthrows fresh light on who Jesus was and asks the reader questions that will continue to resonate long after the final page is turned. For, above all, this book is about how stories become stories.
From the Hardcover edition.
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Review: The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ (Canongate Myths #16)User Review - Lizzie Shannon-Little - Goodreads
I knew a little about the basic premise of this book before I read it. In Pullman's version of the story Jesus has a twin brother called Christ (not identical though, that would be too gawd-darn easy ... Read full review
Review: The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ (Canongate Myths #16)User Review - Goodreads
I'm not a religious man. I think I should make that very clear, but a book review is no place for me to argue my stance on that. I do think it is fair to say however, that the mythology of religion ...