Books by Edward R.F. Sheehan

CARDINAL GALSWORTHY by Edward R.F. Sheehan
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 1997

"An odd mix of earnest history lessons, turgid efforts at literary prose, and genuinely fascinating glimpses of the inner workings of the Vatican."
Journalist and novelist Sheehan (Innocent Darkness, 1993, etc.) delivers a bloated and pretentious—if lively—saga of recent Vatican history as seen through the career of one very complicated man. Read full book review >
INNOCENT DARKNESS by Edward R.F. Sheehan
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 1, 1993

Journalist Sheehan wrote eloquent nonfiction about Central American upheaval (Agony in the Garden, 1989); here, however, his North American protagonist clumsily penetrates Mexico's heart of darkness in a heavily strained and racially regressive allegory. Read full book review >
Released: March 28, 1989

Former diplomat and journalist Sheehan caused a flap with The Arabs, Israelis and Kissinger (1976); his current account of a year's travel through war-town Central America is equally outspoken, but more personal—one of the best of a spate of recent books on the region. Read full book review >