Overview

Father Tom Mulcahy wakes up on the day of a fierce blizzard to learn he has been accused of sexual abuse by an ex-altar boy in the parish. His life as he knows it is over. The Cardinal has sent an emissary to make things right. When Father Tom decides to confront his accuser, he doesn't realize that he will also have to confront himself.
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The Cross-Eyed Bear

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Overview

Father Tom Mulcahy wakes up on the day of a fierce blizzard to learn he has been accused of sexual abuse by an ex-altar boy in the parish. His life as he knows it is over. The Cardinal has sent an emissary to make things right. When Father Tom decides to confront his accuser, he doesn't realize that he will also have to confront himself.
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940012336316
  • Publisher: New Word City
  • Publication date: 4/1/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 595,290
  • File size: 395 KB

Meet the Author

John Dufresne has won the Yankee Magazine award for fiction, the Transatlantic Review/Henfield Foundation Award, and a PEN Syndicated Fiction award. His novel Louisiana Power & Light was a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection and a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, 1994. He is also the author of two short story collections, The Way That Water Enters Stone and Johnny Too Bad and the novels, Love Warps the Mind a Little, also a New York Times Notable Book of the Year, Deep in the Shade of Paradise, and most recently, Requiem, Mass. His books on writing, The Lie That Tells a Truth and Is Life Like This? Are used in many university writing programs.
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