Mariette in Ecstasy

Mariette in Ecstasy

Book - 1991
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Baker & Taylor
Set in an upstate New York convent in 1906, this novel depicts the drama of a seventeen-year-old postulant who discovers unexplainable wounds on her body that many believe are of miraculous origin

& Taylor

When miraculous wounds appear on the seventeen-year-old postulant in an upstate New York convent who claims to have been seduced by God, a religious controversy ensues. Reprint. $25,000 ad/promo.

Publisher: New York, NY : E. Burlingame Books, c1991
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780060182144
Characteristics: 179 p. ; 25 cm


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DPLnate Apr 04, 2018

“We try to be formed and held and kept by him, but instead he offers us freedom. And now when I try to know his will, his kindness floods me, his great love overwhelms me, and I hear him whisper, Surprise me.” - Ron Hansen, Mariette in Ecstasy
A prose-poem of a novel in a captivating setting: a convent in early 20th century Quebec.


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