Publisher: Zondervan Publishing Company
Date: August 2010
Duration: 1 hours 38 minutes
"Both lyrical and powerful, Grimes' unusual novel is mediation on faith and father-son relationships ... Grimes' commanding metaphors, authoritative style and complex characterizations are uniquely compelling."-Publisher's Weekly, starred review"The elemental connections and the hope ("You made it / in the end / and so will I') will speak to a wide audience."-Booklist, starred reviewA guy whose fatherripped his heart out too.Me and you, Ishmael,we're brothers,two dark sons.Betrayed, lost, and isolated, the perspectives of two teenage boys-modern-day Sam and biblical Ishmael-unite over millennia to illustrate the power of forgiveness.