Fall on Your Knees is a novel written by Ann-Marie MacDonald and was first published in 1996 in Canada but then republished on October 2002 by Pocket books.
The novel follows the life of the Piper Family throughout the 19th and 20th century. The story follows four sisters whose lives consists of their strong family bonds, forbidden love and their desire to live life to its maximum fulfillment. The story takes a darker turn when they are forced to abdicate from their home and travel to New York after the announcement of the First World War, which destroys their lives as they know it and only have each other to hold onto during this period.
The book has been a widely successful hit and has been translated in over 17 languages and has also featured in the Oprah Winfrey's Book Club in 2002.