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The Monk Upstairs

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The Monk Upstairs

By Tim Farrington

HarperOne, Paperback, 9780060859565, 264pp.

Publication Date: April 29, 2008


Heavenly Ever After?

When Rebecca Martin finds the love of her life, it's finally time to cross off one giant task from life's to-do list. But not so fast. The wedding is a minor disaster, the honeymoon doesn't get much better, and then the biggest shock of all--living together as monk and wife.

Praise For The Monk Upstairs

“A fun, lively novel about what happens to a couple after the initial glow of love.”
-Library Journal

“A rare realistic portrait of a romantic relationship between two complicated, funny, loving adults.”

“I am caught and held firm by Tim Farrington’s tender treatment of his characters and their humanity.”
-Jennifer Lauck, New York Times Bestselling author of Blackbird

“Farrington writes with deft humor and poignancy about human relationships and the quirks of the human heart.”
-Lolly Winston, author of Good Grief

“Consistently witty and utterly charming...”
-Washington Post Book World

“An enjoyable read with interesting and engaging characters who spur us to think more seriously about love, faith, death.”
-Spirituality and Health magazine