The Virgin Blue

The Virgin Blue

Audiobook CD - 2003
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The compelling story of two women, born four centuries apart, and the ancestral legacy that binds them. Ella Turner does her best to fit in to the small, close-knit community of Lisle-sur-Tarn. She even changes her name back to Tournier, and learns French. In vain. Isolated and lonely, she is drawn to investigate her Tournier ancestry, which leads to her encounter with the town's wolfish librarian. Isabelle du Moulin, known as Le Rousse due to her fiery red hair, is tormented and shunned in the village -- suspected of witchcraft and reviled for her association with the Virgin Mary. Falling pregnant, she is forced to marry into the ruling family: the Tourniers. Tormentor becomes husband, and a shocking fate awaits her. Plagued by the color blue, Ella is haunted by parallels with the past, and by her recurring dream. Then one morning she wakes up to discover that her hair is turning inexplicably red…
Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : HighBridge, p2003.
ISBN: 9781565116849
Branch Call Number: CDAUDIO FICTION Chevalie Tracy 2003
Characteristics: 8 audio discs (ca. 9.75 hrs.) :,digital ;,4 3/4 in.
Additional Contributors: Carter, Janine
Marceau-Clarke, Gigi


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Sep 29, 2018

Totally agree about the excellent narrators. A very revealing story of the Huguenots in 16th century France and the religious wars of the times. Overall, a good listen.

Mar 19, 2013

Another good story by author. Narrator was excellent. EDIT: 5/15 2nd listen. The least liked of her books!


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