Vatican Trilogy #01: SHOES OF THE FISHERMAN

Price: $19.50

ISBN: 9781902881836

by Morris L West

The Pope has died, and the corridors of the Vatican hum with intrigue as cardinals from all over the world gather to choose his successor. Suddenly, the election is concluded with a surprise result. The new Pope is the youngest cardinal of all-and a Russian. Shoes of the Fisherman slowly unravels the heartwarming and profound story of Kiril Lakota, a cardinal who relunctly steps out from behind the Iron Curtain to lead the Catholic Church and to grapple with the many issues facing the contemporary world. The 1968 film based on the book, starring Anthony Quinn, who best film at the National Board Review and was nominated for a Golden Globe and Oscar.

299 pages