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Houghton Mifflin Company, 1988 - Fiction - 276 pages
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A powerful story of one man's search for spirituality and love in today's world by a writer the New York Times Book Review called "a serious novelist with the enviable ability to create credible, moving human beings".

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Sebastian Taggart, a cynical British expatriate living in Boston, learns that his wealthy maiden aunt is dying of cancer. The old woman had always hoped that Sebastian would enter the priesthood; now ... Read full review

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A lapsed Catholic dresses as a priest to influence his dying aunt to leave him her money; his robes seem to transform him from the outside in. Read full review


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