The Bishop's Wife: (Large  Print) by Mette Ivie HarrisonThe Bishop's Wife: (Large  Print) by Mette Ivie Harrison

The Bishop's Wife: (Large Print)

byMette Ivie Harrison

Hardcover | April 22, 2015 | Large Print

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One of Publishers Weekly's Most Anticipated Books of FallLinda Wallheim is a devout Mormon, mother of five boys and the wife of a bishop in Draper, Utah. But Linda is increasingly troubled by her church's structure and secrecy. When a young wife and mother disappears one cold winter night, and her husband claims his unstable wife has abandoned the family, Linda doesn't trust him. Snooping into the family's circumstances, she becomes convinced that a murderer has painted himself as a wronged husband.
Mette Ivie Harrison received a Master's Degree in German literature from Brigham Young University in 1990 and a PhD in Germanic languages and literatures from Princeton University in 1995. She worked as an adjunct professor at Brigham Young University until 1997, when she left to spend more time with her children and work on her fictio...
Title:The Bishop's Wife: (Large Print)Format:Hardcover | Large PrintProduct dimensions:540 pages, 8.5 × 5.7 × 1.2 inShipping dimensions:8.5 × 5.7 × 1.2 inPublished:April 22, 2015Language:English

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ISBN - 10:1410477967

ISBN - 13:9781410477965


Rated 2 out of 5 by from a vacation read This book doesn't require much thought, even in solving the murder, so good for a vacation read. I was hoping for more insights from the point of view of the author (a Mormon) on the (Mormon) Bishop's Wife.
Date published: 2018-03-04
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Didn't really enjoy this book Although the actual story was interesting enough, I found the protagonist to be entirely too self-absorbed for my taste and too smug in her belief that she should be able to interfere in any way she wants - despite being wrong on more than once occasion.
Date published: 2015-02-03