Wages of sin

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Putnam, Aug 1, 1992 - Fiction - 349 pages
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Over the years, Father Andrew Greeley has produced a bestselling body of fiction that weaves worldly and spiritual concerns into compelling dramas. With his new novel, he plumbs as never before the depth of the human heart. To free his troubled soul and seize his one last chance for happiness, a war hero-turned-tycoon who is thrown together with his long-lost love must reconstruct a summer 40 years in the past when joy turned to horror overnight.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Father Greeley (The Cardinal Virtues, 1990, etc., etc.) returns with a new cast of randy, middle-aged Chicagoans who, between attending mass and making well-adjusted love, must clear up a multiple ... Read full review

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User Review  - AliceAnna - LibraryThing

A good solid story, but his love stories can be a little over the top at times. Read full review


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About the author (1992)

Andrew M. Greeley is one of the most influential Catholic thinkers and writers of our time. Priest, sociologist, author and journalist, Father Greeley has built an international assemblage of devout fans over a career that spans five decades. He is the author of over fifty best-selling novels and more than one hundred works of non-fiction and his writing has been translated into twelve languages. A Professor of Sociology at the University of Arizona and a Research Associate with the National Opinion Research Center (NORC) at the University of Chicago, Father Greeley is a respected scholar whose current research focuses on the Sociology of Religion.