By Maura Weiler
WINNER OF THE 2016 CATHOLIC PRESS organization AWARD
In this sweeping, heart-wrenching and encouraging story, dual sisters separated at beginning reconnect via artwork, religion and a father who touched the realm via his paintings.
When journalist and adoptee Dorie McKenna learns that her organic father was once a well-known artist, it comes with one other startling discovery: she has a dual sister, Catherine Wagner, who inherited their father's expertise. Dorie is keen to introduce her sister's genius to the general public, yet Catherine is a cloistered nun with a vow of silence who adamantly refuses to teach or promote the work she dedicates to God.
Hoping to get to grasp her sister and examine the aptitude tale, Dorie poses as an aspiring nun on the convent the place Catherine lives. Her turning out to be courting with Catherine is helping Dorie come to phrases along with her adoption, yet quickly the sisters' shared organic prior and unsure futures collide as they conflict over the that means and function of paintings. Will they continue to be side-by-side for the remainder of their lives, or will their conflicts switch the process the future?
Find out during this fantastically exact tale that takes you on a spellbinding trip of the heart.
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Contrition by Maura Weiler