This is the story of Sister Chiara, the socialite who became a Franciscan nun. Born into the Anglo-Irish aristocracy, presented at court and married to an army officer, Chiara Hatton Hall set up a riding school for the international social elite. Her students included the young Princess Royal, Princess Anne. At the age of 42, after the death of her husband, Chiara found her vocation as a religious and exchanged her jodhpurs for a Franciscan habit...
By Chiara Hatton Hall
Paperback: 178 pages
Publisher: Paragon Publishing (January 1, 2013)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.4 x 9 inches
Amazon Rank: 10207853
Format: PDF Text TXT ebook
I was so thrilled to read this book, primarily because it’s author was the head of the riding school I attended at age 18/19 at “Moat House”. I was there for the BHSAI course in 1972, which thankfully I passed. Most of the students in my group were