Everything you need to understand or teach Saint Maybe by Anne Tyler.
Saint Maybe by Anne Tyler is the story of a man seeking redemption for his past mistakes. Ian Bedloe is a young man who gives up his future to raise the children of his brother Danny and Danny's wife Lucy. He does not do this out of love for the children, for he barely knows them, but out of guilt.
Ian blames himself for their deaths. He tells Danny that Lucy is cheating on him, and Danny runs his car into a wall. Lucy then overdoses on sleeping pills leaving her two children from a previous marriage and the baby she is passing off as Danny’s orphaned.
Ian turns to religion for answers. He stumbles upon the Church of the Second Chance. which is located in an abandoned storefront. It is in this church that he seeks answers. He is told he will find redemption in taking...
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