Books tagged: nun

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The Discreet Charm Of Mary Maxwell-Hume
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,880. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Mary Maxwell-Hume is a nun, a piano teacher, and an enigma. She wears close-fitting dresses that reveal nothing and everything at the same time, and Chanel No.5. And she just might be slightly dubious. But Mary uses her sensuous powers to extraordinary effect in a series of tales set in Edinburgh – with the help of a young police constable, and to the discomfort of an odious auction-house owner.
Blood Trust
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
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In 1920s London there is a secret in an East End convent and novice nun Mary is going to find out what it is. If only the continual praying would stop driving nails into her head.
Killer in the Cloister
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,140. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It's 1965, and tough to be conservative, even for a nun. Sister Francesca is sent from her small convent in upstate New York to a large university in the Bronx to study theology. She's ready for challenging studies; what she faces instead is a struggle with the changing Church, unexpected feelings for her colleagues, and involvement in the mysterious death of her new Superior.
His Name Is John (An Elliott Smith Mystery, #1)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,780. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Elliott Smith wakes up in the hospital with a head injury...and an invisible companion. At first, he's convinced "John" is just a figment of a damaged brain, but when Elliott is fully recovered John is still around—and desperate to find out who he is. Reluctantly, Elliott agrees to help, and discovers Chicago PD has a John Doe on their hands with six bullets in him...
The Clockwork Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
On the battlefields of France at the height of the Second World War, sœur Salomé struggles to save the American soldiers who have come to fight for her homeland. The German forces press ever closer, though, and Salomé can help only a very few of the men who need her. When David Webber crosses her path, Salomé finds herself drawn towards the handsome, young soldier in spite of her vows.
Winterbay Abbey: A Ghost Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,070. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A Seattle architect travels to a small town in Maine where he becomes entangled in the terrifying past of a menacing ghost haunting an abandoned abbey.
Holy Homicide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,970. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Sex, voodoo and murder, three stories of crimes linked to the church by Edgar Award Finalist Diane Fanning. In the basement of a Michigan church, a sexton uncovers the rotting skeleton of a nun. In a small southern town, a Baptist minister practices voodoo and five of his family members die mysteriously. In South Texas, the body of a devout young woman was found floating in a canal.
Child Nr.32-g
Price: Free! Words: 62,230. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The novel is a story about three sisters who were separated by war as teenagers and then meet again on a train after many years. Their reunion is the final face-to -face confrontation with their own lives and the lives of each other, spiced with confessions, accusations, criticism and self-criticism as well as repentance.
Back To My Beginnings
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,480. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Snakes under beds. "Whippings" for bad behaviour. Uneaten meals re-presented at every mealtime until finished. Presents that mysteriously disappear after a day or two, never to be seen again. Is this the stuff of nightmares or the real thing? As a Home Girl or, as labelled by their fellow school pupils, a Dirty Smelly Home Girl, Paddy learns to stand up for what she wants in life
Back To My Beginnings
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,480. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Snakes under beds. "Whippings" for bad behaviour. Uneaten meals re-presented at every mealtime until finished. Presents that mysteriously disappear after a day or two, never to be seen again. Is this the stuff of nightmares or the real thing? As a Home Girl or, as labelled by their fellow school pupils, a Dirty Smelly Home Girl, Paddy learns to stand up for what she wants in life.