Saints for All Occasions: A novel

Saints for All Occasions: A novel

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"This year’s best book about family." —Ron Charles, The Washington Post

A sweeping, unforgettable novel from The New York Times best-selling author of Maine, about the hope, sacrifice, and love between two sisters and the secret that drives them apart.

Nora and Theresa Flynn are twenty-one and seventeen when they leave their small village in Ireland and journey to America. Nora is the responsible sister; she's shy and serious and engaged… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)

By ranging over decades, family sagas offer general as well as personal history, giving Sullivan an opportunity to sketch Boston’s past, especially the shameful aspects that affect her characters: the busing crisis and the scandals in the Roman Catholic Church.

Sullivan often approaches melodrama, but she steers clear of the sentimentality that might easily have crept into this tale of regret and nostalgia.

Book Details  

Publisher: Knopf (May 09, 2017)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 1.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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