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The passion of Dolssa : a novel / by Julie Berry.

Berry, Julie, 1974- (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Scott County PL - Scottsburg YA FIC BER (Text) 35830801812883 Young Adult Fiction Available -

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  • Physical Description: 482 pages ; 21 cm
  • Edition: Advance reader's copy.
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House, 2016.

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In mid-thirteenth century Provence, Dolssa de Stigata is a fervently religious girl who feels the call to preach, condemned by the Inquisition as an "unnatural woman," and hunted by the Dominican Friar Lucien who fears a resurgence of the Albigensian heresy; Botille is a matchmaker trying to protect her sisters from being branded as gypsies or witches--but when she finds the hunted Dolssa dying on a hillside, she feels compelled to protect her, a decision that may cost her everything.
Subject: Albigenses > Juvenile fiction.
Inquisition > France > Provence > Juvenile fiction.
Christian heresies > Juvenile fiction.
Faith > Juvenile fiction.
Provence (France) > History > 13th century > Juvenile fiction.
France > History > Louis IX, 1226-1270 > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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