The Edge of SadnessBook - 2005
Awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Literature in 1962, this haunting novel shattered reigning cultural stereotypes of priests and parish life when it was first published. Father Hugh Kennedy is a recovering alcoholic, commited to his vocation yet struggling with the demands of it.
Publisher: Chicago : Loyola Press, 
Characteristics: xii, 646 p. ; 18 cm.