The Nun's Story Author:Kathryn Hulme "You'll never be the kind of nun your convent expects you to be," the doctor said. — Sister Luke worked with this cynical surgeon in the dangerous Belgian Congo. But now she was afraid - afraid that what he was saying might be true. — This young and beautiful girl gave up the man she loved and all worldly pleasures to become a nun. Here is the sto... more »ry of her struggle to keep her vows. But it is far more than a fascinating look behind convent walls and into a woman's soul. It is a tale filled with dramatic action:
- The night Sister Luke was almost strangled by the inmate of an asylum.
- The morning she found a knife in the back of a sister nun.
- Sister Luke's heroic part in the Belgian underground.
These and many other exciting incidents have made The Nun's Story one of the most emotionally moving and beautifully written books of our time.« less