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The weaver's legacy : a family epic of the American West —Collins, Olive, author.

"In 1865, Goldie O'Neill was nine years of age when she trekked across the unclaimed American West with her family to form their own Irish Catholic colony. Their new community had dreams of self-governance and prosperity...

Christine Falls : a novel —Black, Benjamin, 1945-

Pathologist Garret Quirke uncovers a web of corruption in 1950s Dublin surrounding the death in childbirth of a young maid, Christine Falls. Quirke is pulled into the case when he confronts his stepbrother, physician Mal...

Echoes —Steel, Danielle.

Beata and her daughter, Amadea, try to survive during the two world wars in Europe. Amadea who is half-Jewish decides to take on the vows of a Carmelite nun, and she eventually joins the French resistance. Both woman fin...

Nino's Heart: Book One —Keene, J. D., author.

"The Bronx, 1934. Nino DiVincenzo, the son of a mafia crime boss, witnesses a gruesome murder that alters the course of his life forever. Forced out of his home as a teenager, he grows into a man on his own terms. Under ...

Changing habits —Macomber, Debbie, author.

Almost forty years after entering the convent, three nuns decide to leave the sisterhood for the exciting and confusing world outside.

The Sentinel

A beautiful model learns that the New York City brownstone where she rents an apartment guards the gateway into hell.

The third secret : a novel —Berry, Steve, 1955-

In Fatima, Portugal in 1917, the Virgin Mary shares three secrets with three peasant children, but the anticlimactic revelation of the third secret in 2000 leaves people wondering if the Church has divulged all of her wo...

The shapeshifter's lair —Tremayne, Peter, author.

Ireland. AD 672. The body of a dead man has been found on a lonely mountain road and taken to the isolated abbey of Gleann Da Loch for a proper burial. The abbot quickly identifies him as Brehon Brocc, who had been trav...

Cradle and all —Patterson, James, 1947- author.

Anne Fitzgerald, a former nun turned private investigator, is hired by the Archdiocese of Boston to investigate two immaculate conceptions as terrifying forces of light and darkness gather. This new YA edition of the pre...

Gun street girl : a Detective Sean Duffy novel —McKinty, Adrian, author.

"Belfast, 1985, amidst the "Troubles": Detective Sean Duffy, a Catholic cop in the Protestant RUC (Royal Ulster Constabulary), struggles with burn-out as he investigates a brutal double murder and suicide. Did Michael Ke...

Penance of the damned —Tremayne, Peter, author.

Ireland, AD 671. King Colgu of Cashel is shocked to learn that his loyal Chief Bishop and advisor has been murdered in the old enemy fortress of the Ui Fidgente. When word reaches Cashel that the culprit will be executed...

Absolution by murder —Tremayne, Peter.

As the leading churchmen and women gather at the Synod of Whitby in 664AD to debate the rival merits of the Celtic and Roman Churches, tempers begin to fray. Conspirators plot an assassination, while mysterious, violent ...

The widow's tale —Frazer, Margaret.

Grieving over the death of her husband and falling prey to the machinations of her spouse's greedy relatives, widow Cristiana Helyngton enlists the aid of Dame Frevisse of St. Frideswide's nunnery to help her save hersel...

The bishop in the old neighborhood : a Blackie Ryan story —Greeley, Andrew M., 1928-2013

When three bodies are found in the sanctuary of a small church in a venerable Chicago neighbourhood, Bishop Ryan is sent to investigate. Why is someone waging a campaign of terror against St. Lucy's?

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