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Beth and Steve, two virgins promised to each other through 'the silver ring thing', set off from Texas to enlighten the Scottish heathens to the ways of Christ. When they are welcomed with joy and elation to the village of Tressock, they wrongly assume their hosts want to hear more about Jesus. ...more
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Published May 1st 2006 by Luath Press Limited
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Ystyn Francis
"Cowboys for Christ" is a spiritual companion to Hardy's previous work "The Wicker Man" and is also now a film entitled "The Wicker Tree". It has a great ending, and it is quite clear early on that things are going to become pear-shaped quickly, but Hardy's writing fluctuates in quality and depth throughout. It was a genuinely eerie novel, but I have a feeling that the film will be far more terrifying and disturbing. Bring it on! ...more
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Cate
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I couldn't finish reading it. Poorly written and it's coming to me with a lot of baggage. ...more
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better than the movie but inferior to the wicker man
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