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 Christ throws 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 - Dan Thompson - 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 ... Read full review
Review: The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ (Canongate Myths #16)User Review - FR - Goodreads
Philip Pullman is a subtle and clever serpent. In 'The Good Man Jesus and the Scoundrel Christ', he sets about demolishing the tenants of the (Catholic) church through the re-telling the gospel ... Read full review