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Title: FIVE FOR SORROW TEN FOR JOY
A VIRAGO MODERN CLASSIC
By: Rumer Godden
Format: Paperback

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ISBN 10: 1844088596
ISBN 13: 9781844088591
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Publisher: LITTLE, BROWN BOOK GROUP
Pub. date: 1 February, 2013
Series: Virago Modern Classics
Pages: 272
Description: A gripping novel about convent life from master storyteller Rumer Godden.
Synopsis: The Sisters of Bethanie, a French order of Dominican nuns, dedicate themselves to caring for the outcasts of society - criminals, prostitutes and drug addicts. Lise, an English girl who after the liberation of Paris was employed in one of the city's smartest brothels and rose to become a successful madame, finds herself joining the Sisters. Master storyteller Rumer Godden weaves a deeply moving tale of Lise's prison sentence, her conversion and the agonising work among women whose traumatic experiences often outstrip even her own.
Illustrations: None
Publication: UK
Imprint: Virago Press Ltd
Returns: Returnable
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