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The Unfortunate Adventures of Tom Hillingthwaite Andy Kind

ISBN:
9780857214324
Published:
20 Mar 2015
Format:
Paperback
Dimensions:
240 pages: 130 x 198 mm

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Meet Tom Hillingthwaite the newest employee of Jesus4All (formerly the Turn or Burn Gospel Coalition). Leaving his cushy, well-to-do life, Tom relocates to a rough estate in the urban sprawl of Bruton, in the south of England, to take up a job as “Community Builder”. There’s only one problem: Tom’s ability to build community is overshadowed by his far greater ability to create utter chaos. How will Tom’s middle-class pretensions cope with his new hostile environment? How can he expect to tell anyone about God when, some of the time, saying his own name proves beyond him? And – who is the strange shadowy man in the background? With his wife and daughter relying on him to provide for them, and his bosses demanding backsides on seats in the Kingdom, Tom needs to adapt, and fast. So begin The Unfortunate Adventures of Tom Hillingthwaite.
Andy Kind is a comedian and author. This is his third book, after Stand Up and Deliver and The Gig Delusion. He lives in Manchester, in a house where his wife, daughter and cat also live.

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