The Reckoning

[The Reckoning]
Year: 
2018
Type: 
Public: 
Publisher: 
McPhersons
City: 
Melbourne
Year of publication: 
2018
Pages: 
417
Moral assessment: 
Type: Literature
Nothing inappropriate.
Some morally inappropriate content.
Contains significant sections contrary to faith or morals.
Contains some lurid passages, or presents a general ideological framework that could confuse those without much Christian formation.
Contains several lurid passages, or presents an ideological framework that is contrary or foreign to Christian values.
Explicitly contradicts Catholic faith or morals, or is directed against the Church and its institutions.
Literary quality: 
Recommendable: 
Transmits values: 
Sexual content: 
Violent content: 
Vulgar or obscene language: 
Ideas that contradict Church teaching: 
The rating of the different categories comes from the opinion of Delibris' collaborators

In addition to Grisham's typical legal thriller, the book was also characterised as "a murder mystery, a courtroom drama, a family saga, a coming-of-age story," "a period piece", and a war novel. Sexual relations are very understated.  

 

Author: C F, Australia
Update on: Aug 2021