Plan B

Plan B

Further Thoughts on Faith

Book - 2005
Average Rating:
1
Rate this:
With the trademark wisdom, humor, and honesty that made Anne Lamott's book on faith, Traveling Mercies , a runaway bestseller, Plan B: Further Thoughts on Faith is a spiritual antidote to anxiety and despair in increasingly fraught times.

The world is a more dangerous place than it was when Lamott's Traveling Mercies was published five years ago. Terrorism and war have become the new normal; environmental devastation looms even closer. And there are personal demands on Lamott's faith as well: turning fifty; her mother's Alzheimer's; her son's adolescence; and the passing of friends and time.

Fortunately for those of us who are anxious and scared about the state of the world, whose parents are also aging and dying, whose children are growing harder to recognize as they become teenagers, Plan B offers hope in the midst of despair. It shares with us Lamott's ability to comfort, and to make us laugh despite the grim realities.

Anne Lamott is one of our most beloved writers, and Plan B is a book more necessary now than ever. It will prove to be further evidence that, as The Christian Science Monitor has written, "Everybody loves Anne Lamott."
Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2005.
ISBN: 9781573222990
1573222992
Branch Call Number: 921 L2345L
Characteristics: 320 p. ; 22 cm.

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

m
modestgoddess
Nov 01, 2013

I think this is my favourite Lamott so far. Just chock-full of wonderful moments, and the writing is so great as always. Especially like her address she gives when she's invited to speak to graduating classes. Much to enjoy here. I'm adding this to my wish list for Christmas!

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at OPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top