Dear Saint Anne, Send Me a Man by Alice La Plante
And Other Time-honored Prayers for Love

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Lovelorn? Don't despair. Just in time for Valentine's Day comes this delightfully whimsical guide to finding love through the aid of the saints, filled with over fifty rituals to remedy a wide range of romantic woes.

The saints have long been asked to intervene on behalf of us mortals. But did you know that there is a special group of saints who specialize in matters of the heart? For the first time, Dear Saint Anne, Send Me a Man offers up a guide to the most potent of these otherworldly matchmakers. From saints who can predict your romantic future to saints who can help you attract and keep a mate, there's a heavenly Dear Abby in here for you:

* Going on a blind date? Meet St. Raphael, your personal dating bodyguard.
* Seeking the crème de la crème of husbands? St. Catherine is a speeding bullet.
* In love with the wrong, or forbidden, person? St. Dwynwen will help, no questions asked.
* Found the right one and want to make it last? St. Monica is your gal.
* Plus: a cake recipe that can bring you visions of true love...help for ugly ducklings, the newly single, and the broken-hearted...a pancake ritual that will make you irresistible...special days for love...and more...

Witty and informative, irresistibly packaged with original four-color illustrations throughout, Dear Saint Anne, Send Me a Man is the perfect gift for Valentine's Day and all the year round.

 

About Alice La Plante

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Clare La Plante is a writer who lives outside of Chicago. She is an Artist in Residence at Columbia College Chicago.Alice La Plante is a writer who lives in Palo Alto, California. She teaches creative writing at Stanford University and San Francisco State University. They are sisters and co-authors of Heaven Help Us: The Worrier's Guide to the Patron Saints.
 
Published January 5, 2002 by Universe. 128 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Religion & Spirituality, Humor & Entertainment, Romance, Parenting & Relationships, Self Help. Non-fiction

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In the catchy title department, there's Dear Saint Anne, Send Me a Man: And Other Time-Honored Prayers for Love, by Alice and Clare LaPlante.

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