Books tagged: nuns

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The Extraordinary Case of Sister Liguori
Pre-release—available September 7, 2017. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
The remarkable but true story of a young Irish nun who flees her convent in Wagga Wagga, NSW, barefoot, in her nightgown, on a foggy winter’s night in 1920, setting the scene for a religious storm unprecedented in Australia’s history. She finds refuge in the home of local Protestants who refuse to disclose her whereabouts to the Catholic authorities.
Flow Like Water
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,740. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017 by Sleeping Beagle Books. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
An Orthodox monastery is a spiritual battleground. This is something the nuns of Saint Maria's Monastery know intimately through their communal life and their work. But not as intimately as they come to know it after one of the sisters is accused, by an old enemy, of murdering a hospice patient.
Through The Eyes of a Child: A Memoir
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,640. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A nostalgic look into life over half a century ago in North West England.
Retaliate With Chocolates
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,150. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016 by Sleeping Beagle Books. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
The last thing that the newly made nuns of the brand new Saint Maria Skobtsova Monastery expected was to have an old enemy of the Abbess' greet them as they left the Monastery Chapel. The man was broken, contrite, dying, and in desperate need of tender care. When one is engaged in spiritual warfare, the demons will not retaliate with chocolates.
Seaweed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016 by Whimsical Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Somewhere on the Kent coast is a community of nuns whose Mother Superior is obsessed by her paintings, but as her career as an artist improves to unanticipated successes so she slowly succumbs to cancer, creating a power vacuum in the order. Then other nuns start to die in expected but plausible, horrific farming accidents. Detective Inspector Vail is bewildered, then begins to "Think MURDER".
Misereres and Exsultates
Price: Free! Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2016 by DEMAC A.C.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Through small essays, Celine Armenta narrates the relationship that she had with nuns during her childhood, her decision to enter the convent and, ten years later, to leave it. She describes the emotional life of women living in convents; she reflects on friendship, affection, attraction and love between women, but also on guilt, vocation, religiousness and faith.
The Byzirion Clause
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,360. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Father Paddy squares off against a fallen angel who has the power to unravel decades of human history. The priest must rescue both a mother and son from a fatal trap, a diabolical dilemma laid down by the scheming destroyer.
Songs That Are To Come
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,840. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
A skeptical ex-Catholic environmentalist discovers an Earth spirituality center run by nuns—but they teach that "Earth is our primary Scripture" and religion must adapt to science's view of our Universe. Songs That Are To Come tells both an intimate childhood experience of convents and a brief, vivid tale of evolution. Here are the cultural story we've inherited and the new story we must embody.
NUNS
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Plays » Australian & Oceanian
Nuns is a satirical comedy about three rebellious Nuns and how they plot to overthrow the mother superior in order to establish smoking rights or themselves.
Abbey Girls
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 44,110. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Two sisters give an hilarious and poignant account of boarding school life in Ireland in the 1960s.