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Life with Mother Superior.

Jane Trahey

Life with Mother Superior.

by Jane Trahey

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Published by Farrar, Straus and Cudahy in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Trahey, Jane.,
    • Trahey, Jane.,
    • Students -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Catholic schools -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Autobiographical.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC485 .T7
      The Physical Object
      Pagination210 p.
      Number of Pages210
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5854946M
      LC Control Number62016278

        The book will likely challenge the characterization many people had of Teresa as a simple, pious woman, said the Rev. James Martin, a Jesuit priest who wrote the best-selling My Life .   Mother Superior introduces Saleema Nawaz as a truly bold new voice in fiction. Gorgeous, sensuous prose and edgy, taboo-breaking subject matter combine to create a collection quite unlike anything else being published today. A prostitute takes shelter with a group of young anarchists/5.

      Life With Mother Superior, her autobiographical novel about life in a Catholic boarding school, was published in and immediately became :   She ran the institution as Mother Superior under the name Alice-Elizabeth, and raised funds to set up two houses for the order, one for recovering ill patients and another to .

      Jane Trahey is the author of The Trouble with Angels ( avg rating, ratings, 30 reviews, published ), Son of the Martini Cookbook ( avg ra /5.   A mother’s life is filled with endless errands and cluttered calendars. LIFE’S TOO SHORT—FOR MOMS offers that breath of fresh air, that moment of humor to keep the day moving and focused on God.A mom's to-do list is a constant Brand: G & R Publishing.


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Both were written by Jane Trahey, although dramatist Anna Helen Reuter co-authored the stage version. Most will prefer to read the novel, rather than the play/5(3).

Life With Mother Superior. The action begins with the arrival of the author and several other new students at St. Mark's Academy, a strict Catholic school for girls/5. After laughing through Life With Mother Superior, her readers are going to hope she'll decide to let them in on ""what happened next"".

Any future of Catholic humor would certainly include a chapter or two of Jane Trahey's completely hilarious account of her life in a Convent Boarding School during the Life With Mother Superior is a very, very funny book, and its appeal is by no means limited to a Catholic.

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Life With Mother Superior is an amusing and engaging story of four years in an all girls Catholic high school. Each chapter is self contained, but told sequentially.4/5. Life with Mother Superior is a fun series of short tales about life in a convent school told through the eyes of a troublemaking teenager - who is often partner-in-crime with another girl.

Most are comedic, though some here and there are more sentimental or reflective. The book purports to be an autobiography of Jane Trahey's high school days in the late s or early s, but it seems to /5(3). Life with Mother Superior is a fun series of short tales about life in a convent school told through the eyes of a troublemaking teenager - who is often partner-in-crime with another girl.

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The Trouble with Angels was based on the book Life with Mother Superior by Jane Trahey, about her own high school years at a Catholic school near Chicago, Illinois, in the s. While in the memoir the school was portrayed as a boarding school outside the city, Trahey attended what is now Providence-St.

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Life with Mother Superior is a winner on every level: a completely original story told with gusto, bemusement, and a sharp eye for comedy.

Trahey has the gift of knowing just where to end a chapter for maximum dramatic effect—which could be a by-product of her career in advertising, but could also be.