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Q: Awakening
Q: Awakening
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BOOK DETAILS

  • Hardcover
  • Jun.12.2012
  • 9781935142539

G. M. gives an overview of the book:

"No man is powerful enough to escape his destiny...." Prepare yourself for the most electrifying, entertaining and mind-expanding thriller of this or any other season from a compelling new voice in contemporary fiction.... Q: Awakening is the provocative tale of the lost Christian gospel called Q—for the German word "quelle" (the source)—and the brilliant but damaged scholar Declan Stewart, whose destiny is inextricably intertwined with it. From the stormy coasts of New Zealand to the deserts of the Sinai, from the cobbled streets of Zurich to the desolate mountains of Syria, Declan Stewart must locate the scattered clues to solve a 2,000-year-old puzzle in a race against hostile forces that would turn Q to their own dark ends. Combining the unrelenting tension of an international thriller with the intellectual breadth of a spiritual hero's journey, Q: Awakening...
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"No man is powerful enough to escape his destiny...."

Prepare yourself for the most electrifying, entertaining and mind-expanding thriller of this or any other season from a compelling new voice in contemporary fiction....

Q: Awakening is the provocative tale of the lost Christian gospel called Q—for the German word "quelle" (the source)—and the brilliant but damaged scholar Declan Stewart, whose destiny is inextricably intertwined with it. From the stormy coasts of New Zealand to the deserts of the Sinai, from the cobbled streets of Zurich to the desolate mountains of Syria, Declan Stewart must locate the scattered clues to solve a 2,000-year-old puzzle in a race against hostile forces that would turn Q to their own dark ends.

Combining the unrelenting tension of an international thriller with the intellectual breadth of a spiritual hero's journey, Q: Awakening delves deeply into the human heart and the yearning of people from every age to find meaning and purpose in the enduring challenges and great questions of life.

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My publisher and my agent think that this is a thriller about the Lost Gospel called Q.  But in fact, it is the story of an "every man" named Declan Stewart who searches for meaning and purpose in the enduring questions and great challenges of the human condition.

About G. M.

G. M. Lawrence is the author of Q: Awakening,  a new philo-thriller to be published by Variance on June 12, 2012.  It is the first in the Q trilogy. In addition to writing fiction, Lawrence is the author of perennially best-selling business books...

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