Keeping faith by Jodi Picoult

In the aftermath of her mother’s divorce, seven-year-old Faith begins to confide in an imaginary friend. Her mother Mariah puts it down to Faith’s imagination, but when Faith develops stigmata and performs miraculous healings, Mariah wonders if her daughter might actually be seeing God.

Review by Botley Book Circle

Inspired alot of discussion – especially on spirituality vs religion dependent on our own perspectives and experiences.

Star rating: ***

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  1. Review
    There were some mixed feelings about this book within the group. I personally enjoyed it, finding the theme of the narrative an interesting concept. I also liked the fact that there was a contra arguement to the religious aspect of the book. It was well written and I found myself eager to read it. It proved a good book for discussion within the group as it promoted varying opinions about religion in particular. I shall certainly read other books by this author.
    Star rating: ***

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