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Looking for Mary, or, The Blessed Mother and me

Author: Beverly Donofrio
Publisher: New York : Penguin Compass, 2001, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Donofrio, who so eloquently described her experiences as a girl coping with an unexpected pregnancy and sudden motherhood at seventeen in "Riding in Cars with Boys," now turns her attention to a midlife spiritual and emotional crises: at forty, she is suddenly captivated by the iconic image of the Virgin Mary. While she collects the kitschy image in her home, she considers a journey to find the roots of the Mary  Read more...
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Named Person: Beverly Donofrio; Mary, Blessed Virgin Saint.; Beverly Donofrio; Mary, Blessed Virgin Saint.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Beverly Donofrio
ISBN: 0140196277 9780140196276 9780670884599 0670884596
OCLC Number: 47778345
Description: x, 246, 10 pages ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Blessed Mother and me
Responsibility: Beverly Donofrio.

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At once a conversion story told by an immediately recognizable girl-like-you-and-me narrator, an irreverent look at the "cult of Mary", and a genuinely moving memoir, "Looking for Mary" is the story  Read more...

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