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Father Brown Stories {11 Tales}(Penguin Modern Classics)

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Ian Ker's selection features the very best of G K Chesterton's classic Father Brown mysteries. With unassuming wit and an inspir
360 pages
Published January 11th 2001 by Penguin Books Ltd
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Karen Dixon
Dec 28, 2015 Karen Dixon rated it did not like it
I've marked this as read because I've read the first 3 or 4 stories and have no intention of reading any further. Although I love the BBC series with Mark Williams I found the actual stories to be boring and the prose to be too flowery for my liking.
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Gilbert Keith Chesterton (1874-1936) was born in London, educated at St. Paul’s, and went to art school at University College London. In 1900, he was asked to contribute a few magazine articles on art criticism, and went on to become one of the most prolific writers of all time. He wrote a hundred books, contributions to 200 more, hundreds of poems, including the epic Ballad of the White Horse, fi ...more
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