Vee, his new caretaker, is an unscrupulous, bitter woman. Creasy, goes missing, precocious 10-year-olds Tillie and Grace spend the summer of 1976 hunting for Jesus, believing he can keep their sleepy English village safe.
Jesus is everywhere after all, at least according to the vicar, but God sometimes shows himself in unexpected ways (and places).
At the beginning of their quest the girls believe wholeheartedly in the existence of goats and sheep—those who fit in and those who do not—based on the Gospel of Matthew, but they discover that most of us are a little of both. Creasy, and why do the grownups of neighborhood suspect Walter Bishop? De Botton follows their relationship over the course of 13 years, examining love and marriage with all its beauty and all its warts.
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I laughed, I cried, and I fell in love with the two main “unlovable” characters in this wonderfully engaging novel.
Noel, an orphan good at hiding his intelligence, is evacuated from London during the WWII Blitz and lands in a suburb NW of the city.
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