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Sweet mercies

Booth, Anne (Children's fiction writer)2023
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This is a heartwarming Christmas adventure about friendship, family and forgiveness, with the Sisters of Saint Philomena. The cheerful Mother Superior of St Philomena's convent is friend to many in the town of Fairbridge and the irrepressible caller at the weekly Parish Bingo. There is nothing she can't sort out with a kind word, a cup of tea and a slice of her amazing chocolate cake. But is everything as rosy as she thinks? As the Christmas tree goes up and festive cheer rises, a visitor arrives at the convent who doesn't like Sister Bridget one bit. Good intentions don't always go to plan. Sister Bridget learns that secrets are bubbling to the surface back home in Ireland - especially for her younger sister Mary. She will need to face up to past deeds, however well-intended. With the help of her friends, and the power of love and forgiveness, maybe she can finally make things right. With warmth and grace, Sweet Mercies reminds us that none of us is perfect, and everybody deserves another chance at finding peace and happiness.
Main title:
Sweet mercies / Anne Booth.
Imprint:
London : Harvill Secker, 2023.©2023
Collation:
362 pages ; 22 cm.
Series title:
Notes:
"Even saints need second chances..."--Cover.
ISBN:
978178730300397817873030039781787302990
Dewey class:
823.92
Language:
English
BRN:
561252
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Brighton LibraryAdult Fiction - GeneralBOOTOnloan - Due: 15 Jun 2024
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