Susan Trott is the author of 16 highly praised novels.
The Holy Womanby Susan Trott
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After the holy man's benign death and sacred burial, his chosen susessor, Anna, is abandoned at the storm-ravaged hermitage as the others, including her husband,are wooed away by the masterful Chen. Loyal Jacob, the holy bodyguard, goes to Austria to raise money to care for Anna and her children and takes the holy man's teaching with him. A Dutchman with his band of thugs pillages what is left in the hermitage,holy man artifacts to sell at auction. Time will tell if Anna is or is not the next 'holy man' and if the Dutchman and Chen between them will wreak further havoc on the hermitage and on Anna.
"TRott is as wily as her sweet-spirited holy man, using her no-pressure storytelling style to lull readers into unexpected moments of wit and illumination." - Publisher's Weekly
"Susan Trott's parabolic gem shines with insights into the reLAtionship between teacher and disciples. It also reveals that the world is a school for our own enlightenment. The Holy Man's Journey is so profound, we can hard wait for the next installment." (which is The Holy Woman)- Values and Visions
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The first in the series will always be my favorite, but this is a good continuation of the story. I can't accept that it will be the last. Susan Trott's writing is both enchanting and real. She' in my top five favorite authors.