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Sun house / David James Duncan.


"A random bolt from a DC-8 falls from the sky, killing a child and throwing the faith of a young Jesuit into crisis. A boy's mother dies on his fifth birthday, sparking a lifetime of repressed anger that he unleashes once a year in reckless duels with the Fate, God, or Power who let the coincidence happen. A young woman on a run in Seattle experiences a shooting star moment that pierces her with a love that will eventually help heal the Jesuit, the angry young man, and innumerable others. The journeys of this unintentional menagerie carry them to the healing lands of Montana and a newly founded community -- where nothing tastes better than Maker's Mark mixed with glacier ice, and nothing seems less likely than the soul-filling delight a troupe of spiritual refugees, urban sophisticates, road-weary musicians, and local cowboys begin to find in each other's company" -- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9780316129374
  • ISBN: 0316129372
  • Physical Description: 776 pages ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2023.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliography (pages 771-776)
Subject: Mothers > Death > Fiction.
Anger > Fiction.
Meaning (Philosophy) > Fiction.
Nature > Psychological aspects > Fiction.
Montana > Fiction.
Genre: Novels.

Available copies

  • 6 of 10 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 2 of 4 copies available at Scenic Regional.


  • 0 current holds with 10 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Scenic Regional-Hermann FIC DUN (Text) 3007813476 New Fiction Checked out 10/12/2023
Scenic Regional-Owensville FIC DUN (Text) 3007813484 New Fiction Checked out 10/05/2023
Scenic Regional-St. Clair FIC DUN (Text) 3007813492 New Fiction Available -
Scenic Regional-Warrenton FIC DUN (Text) 3007813506 New Fiction Available -

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