Books tagged: convent

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Each Angel Burns
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,480. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Each Angel Burns is the story of three people at crossroads in their lives: Peter, the amiable and brilliant Jesuit priest; Gabe, the good father, good husband, good craftsman, who is Peter's oldest friend; and Maggie, the elusive sculptor they both love. It is a story of enduring friendship, of faith, of great evil and greater love --- and of how they culminate in a miracle.
All the Angels and Saints
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 195,530. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A grieving father blames the Catholic Church for the death of his daughter, a nun, who is killed while doing mission work in Guatemala. He sues the Church, and the struggle begins: faith and guilt clash with politics and grief as the father seeks accountability from the Church.
Tearing Honor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,180. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
A family is faced with financial issues of their time and decides to give up their daughter to a convent. 12 years later, this daughter gets herself into some dire trouble turning toward Witchcraft to save people's lives. Her family becomes intertwined with her life, as her brother sets out to spread God's word. A family death leads to her brother's desire for vengeance, compromising his honor.
The Convent
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Malke, a twelve-year-old Jewish girl is smuggled into a convent to escape the Nazis when they overrun Poland.
Hannah of Harpham Hall
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,490. Language: British English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Hannah, a cosseted daughter, has grown up in the sheltered world of Harpham Hall. Headstrong and blinkered to dangers, she is saved from harm by a tenant’s son, Tobias Jenkins. Her avaricious stepmother uses this incident to justify sending her away. Hannah’s unlikely ally throughout is Tobias, who becomes her rock. Their love deepens, but what will happen when the secret of his past is revealed?
Eyes of Love
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,600. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
All Scottish beauty Edain wants is love and a family. But her life hasn’t been easy and those two things seem unattainable. First she’s abandoned as a baby at a local convent. Then she's banished from her village amid rumors of murder and witchcraft after the mysterious death of her husband. Set in Medieval times, this tale will have you hoping for the happy ending that may never come...
In This Small Spot
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,690. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
In a world connected to computers and machines, Dr. Michele Stewart finds herself drowning in a life that no longer holds meaning. When she enters a monastery, her family and friends are sure that she has become a nun to run away from her life, but she feels more alive than she has in years. Soon the outside world intrudes, forcing her to confront demons she thought she had left behind.
The Good, the Bad, and the Bet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The day before Thanksgiving in 1971, a lone man wearing black sunglasses hijacked a NW Orient Airlines 727 bound for Seattle. His demand: $200,000.00 and four parachutes. He ended up with a place in history marked by more questions than answers. What really happened to the infamous DB Cooper? No one knows. Well... No one but me... because before he became DB Cooper, I became his wife.
Seventy-Four Cents
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Price: $3.74 USD. Words: 66,610. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Some of the reasons Pope Francis is calling for a renewed Catholic Church are entwined in the journey of one woman to Catholic priesthood. While the Church may currently take offense at women breaking the law, a case is made for their actions. Catholic women priests are living the vision of Pope Francis.
Elixir of Flesh
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Price: Free! Words: 90,790. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The year is 1600, and while most of the eastern corner of Europe is in turmoil, at the edge of the principality of Ardeal, the village of Vallaya thrives. At its center is the shop of a wizened apothecary, who has built his business on the sale of one particularly valuable medicine, a potent elixir distilled from a prey unique to the forests of Vallaya, the vampire prey.