Like Mary herself, this gem of a book is a gift of consolation and understanding that will withstand revisiting-unto-intimacy. I can't recommend it, enough.
--Elizabeth Scalia, First Things
Fifty-nine meditations (the number of beads on a traditional rosary) on Mary by a superb writer. She possesses a poetic sensitivity for images that express what words alone can't.
--Marianist Father James L. Heft, National Catholic Reporter
Intellectually stimulating and visually stunning, Full of Grace
is a timely work of reflection. . . a vivid portrait of the Virgin Mary both as a biblical figure and as a beacon of inspiration.
Soul sister. In her startlingly beautiful new book . . . Dupré uses each of these phrases to describe the Virgin Mary.
----Cathleen Falsani, The Dude Abides blog
Intriguing . . . eccentric . . . an astonishing range of images . . . [Dupré] writes with lyricism and insight.
--The New York Times
About the Author
is the author of several international bestselling books, including Skyscrapers
, Bridges, Churches,
. Winner of a number of prestigious fellowships, she holds degrees from Brown University and studied at the Open Atelier of Design and Architecture in Manhattan. Currently, she is at Yale Divinity School studying the impact of memory, beauty, and ethics on architecture and community building. She lives with her family outside New York City.