In Name Only (O'Donovan Family #1) by Ellen Gable

In 19th century Philadelphia, widow Caroline must marry her obnoxious brother-in-law when her husband dies tragically.

In name only (o'donovan family #1)

1876, Philadelphia. Caroline Martin's life has finally taken a turn for the better. After years of hard work, she has met a virtuous and wealthy man whose love seems to promise the kind of life realized only within the comforting novels she keeps on her night table. Tragedy, however, will teach Caroline of the complexity with which God Himself authors the lives of those who turn towards Him. Gold Medal Winner in Religious Fiction, 2010 IPPY Awards. Amazon Kindle Bestseller.

Genre: FICTION / Christian / Historical

Secondary Genre: FICTION / Christian / Romance

Language: English

Keywords: marriage of convenience, theology of the body, Catholic fiction, Philadelphia

Word Count: 127,000

Sales info:

Book is ranked 4.0 based on 426 reviews.  Sales were excellent up until 2016.  In three years, In Name Only had 70,000 paid downloads and 1500 print sales.

Book translation status:

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Translation in progress. Translated by Daniela Mastropasqua and Adelia Marino
Already translated. Translated by Lia Matos Viegas
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Already translated. Translated by Gloria Diaz

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