Student Picks: The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, the Unbeliever

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Title: The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, the Unbeliever

Author: Stephen R. Donaldson,

What is it about?
An alternate world, which only a leper, Thomas Covenant, has access to. It is also about a conflict with an evil guy, Lord Foul, who wants to break free of his prison in the alternate world. The book also deals with the rejection of lepers in the ‘real’ world.

What did you think of it, and why did you pick it up?
I picked it up because my Dad recommended it. It is superbly written with a great plot. It also raises some interesting questions about the mind and also about our attitudes towards sick people.

Star Rating: * * * * *

Who would enjoy reading this?

This book is suitable for Years 11, 12 and 13.

Thomas

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