THE GODDESS OF 5TH AVENUE
A HARDBOUND BOOK
HAYDEN PUBLISHING, 2001 — 225 PPS
Simone’s first novel explores the life of Billie Bartholomew, a Manhattan psychologist whose well managed world turns upside down when she meets and begins to channel the wisdom of an ancient goddess named Quan Yin. Through her interaction with The Bodhisattva of Compassion, Billie is able to confront and heal the abuse of her childhood, embody compassion and forgiveness, and move on to a life that reflects the best of herself and humanity.