Five for Sorrow, Ten for Joy: A Novel
This haunting tale of shame and redemption is the story of Lise Fanshawe, prostitute and brothel manager, murderer and prisoner, and, finally, a Catholic nun in an order dedicated to serving people marginalized by society. An inspiring and convincing conversion story that shows God's mercy.
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Elizabeth Fanshawe gets lost in Paris in 1944 during the celebrations over the liberation of the city. She is helped, befriended, ultimately seduced and used by Patrice, the owner of a brothel, who ... Read full review
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This is an inspiring tale of conversion and redemption told in flashback sequence. We meet Lise when she is being released from prison where she has served her term for murder. She is going to join an ... Read full review