A Light in the Window Book Summary and Study Guide

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In this continuing book (sequel), of At Home in Mitford, Father Tim's attractive neighbor Cynthia Coppersmith is at his door, pursuing Father Tim with hot casseroles, and now his 'cousin,' Meg has moved into the rectory for the long haul, disturbing his whole household!
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Dooley, the boy Father Tim has taken under his wing in the first story, is still living with Father Tim and causing problems in school. They can't seem to locate his mother, and his father is a drunkard.

This book is truly enjoyable as the first one was, and well worth the reading time!
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   thoughtful Time/era of story    -   1980's-1999 Life of a profession:    -   religious figure Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Job/Profession/Status story    -   Yes Religion theme?    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   religious figure Age:    -   60's-90's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   5 () United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Midwest Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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