My Perfect Wife, Her Perfect Son is a captivating novel that delves into the life of Joseph. Through his eyes, the reader will experience the joys, struggles, and uncertainties of this unique couple.
A wonderful part of this novel is its ability to humanize the Holy Family in a way that makes it suitable for diverse types of readers, no matter their religion or non-religion. The author, Joe Benevento, paints a realistic picture of their relationship, including the challenges they faced, including Mary's unexpected pregnancy and Joseph's struggle to accept his role as the earthly father of Jesus. The reader gains a greater appreciation for the sacrifices and struggles that Mary and Joseph had to endure, making their story all the more inspiring.
The writing style is also very interesting. It's clear, concise, and descriptive, vivifying the settings and characters. The dialogue is engaging, and the humor and wit that are sprinkled throughout the story provide a lightness that balances out the more serious themes.
The themes of faith, love, and sacrifice are woven seamlessly throughout the story, making it both inspiring and thought-provoking. The author skillfully explores the complexities of the human condition, and the characters are relatable and endearing.
My Perfect Wife, Her Perfect Son is a well-crafted novel that will appeal to readers interested in exploring the human side of the Holy Family's story. It is an engaging and thought-provoking read that will leave readers with a greater appreciation for the courage and sacrifice of Mary and Joseph. Highly recommended.
Publisher: Addison & Highsmith Publishers (March 28, 2023)
Hardcover: 240 pages