The Critically Acclaimed NovelBook - 2011
Fatherless takes the reader on a journey inside Fortune 500 boardrooms and Madison Avenue screening rooms, behind one-way mirrors in America's heartland and two-way screens in church confessionals, to the very peak of Ireland's highest mountain and inside the papal dining room of John Paul II in Rome. It is the journey to the center of conscience, however, that marks Fatherless as the signature Catholic novel of its generation. In its pages we meet flesh and blood characters, noble and flawed, driven and seeking; each struggling to achieve the American Dream, discovering instead a uniquely American nightmare. How each confronts the reality of ethical and moral dilemmas, while struggling to balance faith, family, and career, goes to the very heart of the Catholic experience in America in the late 20th and early 21st centuries.
Publisher: Steubenville, OH ; Emmaus Road Pub., c2011
Edition: Rev., 2nd ed
Characteristics: 546 p. ; 23 cm