Luke Hunter thinks heas joking when he tells a good friend exactly when a 8:37 the following morning a and how a hit by a red van from out of town a that friend will die. But when events unfold as Luke foretold, he wants none of it: he has enough problems being an average teenager without the added burden of seeing into the future a not to mention the ever-after. Terrified, but pretending not to be, Luke pushes his friends and family away, while the local news crew, a Christian fundamentalist preacher and a missing girlas frantic mother all draw nearer, seeking to profit from Lukeas new-found agifta. Written in clear, precise prose, Anthem of a Reluctant Prophet is a darkly comic coming-of-age novel about death and life.I squeezed the cardboard box and I squeezed Fanga#39;s skinny neck as I shoved him into the car. Inside, I locked the ... and Ia#39;d put one corner between my knuckles, and with a snap of my wrist Ia#39;d make the picture fly. Ia#39;d make it spin through theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Anthem of a Reluctant Prophet|
|Publisher||:||Pan Macmillan - 2008-09-04|