The shadow of your smile [electronic resource]. Mary Higgins Clark.
- ISBN: 9781439199879 (electronic bk)
- Date Published: 2010.
|Summary, etc.:|| In The Shadow of Your Smile, worldwide bestselling author Mary Higgins Clark weaves a spellbinding thriller revolving around a long-held family secret that threatens to emerge and take the life of an unsuspecting heiress. At age eighty-two and in failing health, Olivia Morrow knows she has little time left. The last of her line, she faces a momentous choice: expose a long-held family secret, or take it with her to her grave. Olivia has in her possession letters from her deceased cousin Catherine, a nun, now being considered for beatification by the Catholic Churchthe final step before sainthood. In her lifetime, Sister Catherine had founded seven hospitals for disabled children. Now the cure of a four-year-old boy dying of brain cancer is being attributed to her. After his case was pronounced medically hopeless, the boys desperate mother had organized a prayer crusade to Sister Catherine, leading to his miraculous recovery. Th...
|Target Audience Note:|| Grade 4 - Grade 5
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
870L Lexile Level
6 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Simon & Schuster, 2010. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2987 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
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