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The Next Queen of Heaven: A Novel

Author : Maguire, Gregory

As The New Millennium Approaches, The Eccentric Town Of Thebes Grows Even Stranger. Clocked By A Catholic Statuette, Mrs. Leontina Scales Begins Speaking In Tongues. Her Daughter, Tabitha Scales, And Her Sons Scheme To Save Their Mother Or Surrender Her To Jesus–whatever Comes First. Meanwhile, Choir Director Jeremy Carr, Caught Between Lust And Ambition, Fumbles His Way Toward Y2k. Only A Modern Master Like Gregory Maguire Can Spin A Tale This Frantic, Funny, And Farcical. The Ancient Sisters Of The Sorrowful Mysteries Join With A Gay Singing Group. The Radical Radiants Battle The Catholics. A Christmas Pageant Goes Horribly Awry. And A Child Is Born. The Next Queen Of Heaven Is Maguire’s Most Imaginative Story Yet– Gregory Maguire.

Edition : Reprint
Format : Paperback


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ISBN13 : 9780061997792
ISBN : 006199779X
Date Published : 2010
Publisher : William Morrow