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Healing of all Sorts.

A Review of

Snake Oil: The Art of Healing and Truth-Telling.
Becca Stevens

Hardback: Jericho Books, 2013
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Reviewed by Emily Sutterfield

If you feel overwhelmed by the violence of today, disconnected from creation, and disheartened by the inequalities in society, Snake Oil will heal your heart and rebirth a much-needed  hope inside.

When I first picked up Snake Oil, I thought it was going to be just another book about some do-gooder starting a non-profit.  I was wrong.  This is a book that pulls apart the layers of the story of a priest starting a program for abused women.  Each layer unfolds in a beautiful way.  Organic.  Heartbreaking.  Hopeful.

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