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By Liam Callanan
The acclaimed writer of The Cloud Atlas returns with a wondrous moment novel. Set in a small beachfront Catholic highschool, narrated through a fantastically advanced heroine--theology instructor Emily Hamilton--All Saints is straight away a secret, a love tale, and a strong rumination on secrets and techniques, temptation, and faith.
By life's midpoint Emily has visible 3 husbands, dozens of neighbors, and enormous quantities of scholars come and cross. And now her lecture room, lengthy her safe haven, is proving to be
Though her well known, sometimes irreverent church historical past path is wealthy with tales of long-dead saints, Emily uneasily discovers that it's her personal tumultuous lifestyles that fascinates definite scholars such a lot. She in flip unearths herself drawn into their international, their secrets and techniques, and the fateful offerings they make.
A novel of poser and illumination, calling and selection, All Saints explores lives lived in a delicate sanctuary--from Emily and her many saints to a clergyman dealing with his personal mortality and plagued by wish. instructed with grace and compassion, this can be a spellbinding novel of provocative storytelling.
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