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Household Saint

The book Household Saint was made into the movie Household Saints.

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Book details for Household Saint

Household Saint was written by Francine Prose. The book was published in 1981. More information on the book is available on Amazon.com.

 

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"A marvelous, lovable novel."Joyce MaynardNew York's Little Italy in the 1950s provides the setting for the extraordinary tale of the Santangelos. There is Joseph, a butcher who cheats at pinochle, only to find the deck stacked in unexpected ways; his mot... Read More
"A marvelous, lovable novel."
Joyce Maynard
New York's Little Italy in the 1950s provides the setting for the extraordinary tale of the Santangelos. There is Joseph, a butcher who cheats at pinochle, only to find the deck stacked in unexpected ways; his mother, Mrs. Santangelo, who prays to her saints for good sausage and good health; Catherine, Joseph's wife, whose determination to raise a modern daughter leads her to confront ancient questions; and finally, their daughter, Theresa, whose astonishing discovery of purpose provides surprising complications....

Movie details for Household Saints

The movie was released in 1993. More information on the movie is available on IMDb.

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