It is a very difficult book to read and I'm sure it was to write as well.
There is heavy dose of Catholicism intertwined within the pages and the author takes readers through some very personal and sometimes trivial details of her recovery.
It is also the story of Lillie's profound spiritual and emotional journey after 9/11.
Was such an excellent read, but a bit slow in middle, yet ends super strong and even was requested to hand it over as a "loan" immediately upon completion...OUCH!! Read morePublished 3 months ago by C. TRESTER
Excellent book written by a very lovely lady. Her story of finding oneself in the midst of overwhelming challenges is a joy to read.Published 7 months ago by mary momot
I believe in angels, as did Lillie Leonardi. I could understand why she was reluctant to tell anyone at work. Very well writtenPublished 10 months ago by Peggy H.
I purchased this book a gift for my mother. I had given her a Barnes and Noble gift card only to discover that this book was only available online. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Kim H. Shuler
This book was recommended to me by a friend because I also had an encounter with angels and the heavenly realm. Read morePublished 13 months ago by tellthetruth
Excellent insights into behind the scenes and one woman's fight to make it all "make sense". The horrors of 9-11 will never leave us but this book may help some heal. Read morePublished 13 months ago by mary
In reading Lillie Leonardi’s debut book, In The Shadow Of A Badge, I was able to share her journey into the pain and sorrow of the horrendous tragedy of Shanksville, Flight 93, and... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Linda Whitehead Humbert
In The Shadow of a Badge is a compelling read, to say the least. I have had experiences, myself, during times of extreme stress in situations I would rather not recount. Read morePublished 17 months ago by J. Arena