The Dance of the Dissident Daughter
A Woman's Journey from Christian Tradition to the Sacred Feminine

Praise

“A masterpiece of women’s wisdom.”
—Christiane Northrup, M.D. author of Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom

“A graceful account of awakening and transformation.”
—Library Journal

“The author’s journey to capture her feminine soul and live authentically from that soul makes a fascinating, well-researched and well-written story… A hopeful call to self-discovery.”
—Publishers Weekly

“A powerful, eloquent book… the story of an intelligent and sensitive woman’s search for a feminine spirituality.”
—The State

“A stellar presentation of a woman’s journey lived with great authenticity, compassion, courage, balance and circumspection.”
—The Journal of Christian Healing

“The psycho-spiritual redefinition that takes place when we expand our understanding of the Christian tradition to embrace the gracious challenge of the Sacred Feminine is an invisible process. Sue Monk Kidd courageously articulates this unseen path so all who read this book will understand this painful and rewarding journey.”
—Lauren Artress, Ph.D., author of Walking a Sacred Path

“Kidd writes with warmth and wit, and enlightens us with the thoroughness of her search.”
—Pilgrimage

“Kidd gifts us with much truth… This book will offer hope and insight.”
—Presence: The Journal of Spiritual Directors International

“This work is packed with experience and insight.”
—Murray Stein, Ph.D., author of Jung’s Treatment of Christianity 

“I have read many, many books. However, I never had a book touch my feminine soul quite like The Dance of the Dissident Daughter.
—Perspectives