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The incendiaries / R. O. Kwon.

By: Kwon, R. O [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2018Description: 214 pages ; 22 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780735213890; 0735213895.Subject(s): College students -- Fiction | Korean American women -- Fiction | Cults -- Fiction | Bombings -- Fiction | Terrorists -- FictionGenre/Form: Bildungsromans. | Bildungsromans.DDC classification: 813/.6 Summary: Phoebe Lin and Will Kendall meet in their first month at prestigious Edwards University. Phoebe is a glamorous girl who doesn't tell anyone she blames herself for her mother's recent death. Will is a misfit scholarship boy who transfers to Edwards from Bible college, waiting tables to get by. What he knows for sure is that he loves Phoebe. Grieving and guilt-ridden, Phoebe is drawn into a secretive cult founded by a charismatic former student with an enigmatic past. When the group commits a violent act in the name of faith, Will finds himself struggling to confront a new version of the fanaticism he's worked so hard to escape. Haunting and intense, The Incendiaries is a fractured love story that explores what can befall those who lose what they love most.
List(s) this item appears in: Best Fiction of 2018/ Hexagon Display Downtown 1st
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Phoebe Lin and Will Kendall meet in their first month at prestigious Edwards University. Phoebe is a glamorous girl who doesn't tell anyone she blames herself for her mother's recent death. Will is a misfit scholarship boy who transfers to Edwards from Bible college, waiting tables to get by. What he knows for sure is that he loves Phoebe. Grieving and guilt-ridden, Phoebe is drawn into a secretive cult founded by a charismatic former student with an enigmatic past. When the group commits a violent act in the name of faith, Will finds himself struggling to confront a new version of the fanaticism he's worked so hard to escape. Haunting and intense, The Incendiaries is a fractured love story that explores what can befall those who lose what they love most.

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