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The Power of Cake. Further Letters from Sister B.



Original Language: English (UK) | 380 pp. | December 2017

2 Seas Represents: English (USA & Canada), French, Dutch, Portuguese, and Nordic rights.


All the warmth of a Sunday Programme and as action-packed as one of the Sisters’ favourite James Bond adventures. A guaranteed feel-good novel.

St Winifred-in-the-Fen is broke, its buildings are crumbling and the Bishop wants to sell it off. Then Mr Wooler, the Bishop’s accountant put in charge of auditing St Win’s, disappears in the midst of an audit – with all the convent’s funds.

The Power of Cake continues the challenges faced by Sister Boniface, chronicled in her correspondence with Sister Emelda, an intrepid solo missionary traversing in the deepest parts of the Amazon.

Yet all the while, things are ticking along with the help of cake sales at the shop, proving the power of cake really does exist.

Packed fill of twists, turns and belly-aching laughs, The Power of Cake will have you hooked!

The Power of CakeFurther Letters from Sister B. is a sequel to Best Wishes, Sister B.

Fran Smith teaches GCSE English and English as a Foreign Language. Before becoming a teacher she worked for the Probation Service for ten years. Her first job after school was on the Buckinghamshire Advertiser, where, among other things, she wrote wedding reports and the People and Pets column. She lives in a village at the edge of the Fens.