A Saint Comes Stumbling In

A Saint Comes Stumbling In Can a rejected wife conquer self doubt trap a criminal and win love A patron saint might helpThirty something Joan Nelson has to contend with than a biological clock or an identity crisis Despite he

  • Title: A Saint Comes Stumbling In
  • Author: Bonnie McCune
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 142
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Can a rejected wife conquer self doubt, trap a criminal, and win love A patron saint might helpThirty something Joan Nelson has to contend with than a biological clock or an identity crisis Despite her ardent belief in a conventional marriage, she finds herself deserted for a younger, slimmer woman Lacking any skills or education, she s thrust unprepared into thCan a rejected wife conquer self doubt, trap a criminal, and win love A patron saint might helpThirty something Joan Nelson has to contend with than a biological clock or an identity crisis Despite her ardent belief in a conventional marriage, she finds herself deserted for a younger, slimmer woman Lacking any skills or education, she s thrust unprepared into the nightmare challenge of making a living for the first time in her sheltered existence.A job as a receptionist in a law firm is the first rung on the ladder to her independence Yet the taste of success sours when Joan considers the emptiness of her personal life How can she reconstruct her damaged life and heal her bruised ego Ill equipped for the singles scene, she embarks on a confusing, sometimes frightening, new lifestyle.When Joan stumbles on a crime perpetuated by a charming cad, she must defy her boss, jeopardize her newly won stability, and reject her friends Her namesake, Joan of Arc, provides a model of courage and insight If she risks danger and uncertainty, will she discover that independence and adulthood can be both enjoyable and fulfilling Does optimism beat pessimism Who would have dreamed her final victory could solve a childhood puzzle while it brings her true love

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    1. Joan Nelson’s ex-husband, James, drops a bombshell. He needs her to sell their house because his girlfriend is pregnant. This is the final blow to Joan, who wanted a child from her marriage to James, but it never happened. Reeling from the divorce, she learns to cope with doing things for herself. She has no college degree, has a low level job in a law firm, and struggles to exist. She’s lost in her own world of hopelessness but her friend, Delores, who works in the cafeteria of the building [...]

    2. Originally posted at: longandshortreviews.cBubbling with humor and replete with growing pains of a divorced woman, A Saint Comes Stumbling In takes the reader on a vicarious journey with Joan Nelson. She goes from a stay-home wife with limited marketable skills, whose self image is in the cellar, to being a capable, confident, much loved lady. The zigs and zags, stumbles, falls, and scrambling back up to try again make the reader keep turning pages just to see what will happen next.Joan’s almo [...]

    3. Fun book to read. When her marriage breaks up, she takes on new inerests to make her life more interesting. She then grows up and discovers love but does not realize it. She only thinks of him as a friend

    4. When Joan's husband, James, leaves her for another woman, she's devastated. She has her mother,Barbara, old friend, Kevin and new friend, Delores to help her start over. They have their work cut out for them. Light-hearted comedy.

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