“Susan Vigilante, an average Catholic wife … wakes up one morning in the romantic Italian hillside near the ancient village of Castel Gandolfo and has breakfast with Pope John Paul II.”
So says the promotional material for Breakfast With the Pope, a first book by Catholic author Susan Vigilante.
Well, not exactly, as you will find out once you start reading this brief and remarkably quirky book, Breakfast With the Pope. The publisher is Richard Vigilante Books (yes, there is a connubial relation). Even Mr. Vigilante is somewhat unusual. How many publishers do you know who work for a hedge fund on the side?
The actual production of the book also is a rarity, with high-quality paper and...READ MORE