New PDF release: Absent a Miracle: A Novel

By Christine Lehner

ISBN-10: 0151014299

ISBN-13: 9780151014293

ISBN-10: 1536666076

ISBN-13: 9781536666076

An ex–talk exhibit host, her dishonest husband, and a plot to canonize a friend’s Nicaraguan aunt make for “pure, unadulterated adulterous leisure” (The New York Times).

Lapsed Catholic Alice Fairweather is looking for that means. Having misplaced her excellent task as a radio speak exhibit host who translates desires, hopelessly in love with a husband who loves too many different ladies, and fixed in upstate manhattan together with her sons and canine, certainly one of whom is sick, her lifestyles isn’t precisely what she predicted as a tender woman. So while Abelardo, her husband’s former roommate, involves stopover at on a quest to make his aunt the 1st Nicaraguan saint, it seems like a sign.
all at once, Alice unearths herself on a madcap challenge to canonize a lady she’s by no means met, turning into in detail familiar with the heritage of woman sainthood, remarkable up a wierd friendship with the eccentric head of latest York’s hagiography membership, and touring to Nicaragua on a last-minute flight.
equivalent components relocating and hilarious, Absent a Miracle is a unusual and sharp examine love, loss, identification, religion, marriage, and—of course—sainthood.

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