The virgin blue
    (2003, original release: 1997)

    Fiction

    Book

    Call Numbers:
    FICTION/CHEVALIER,T
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Details

PUBLISHED
New York : Plume, [2003]
DESCRIPTION
304 pages ; 20 cm
ISBN/ISSN
0452284449, 9780452284449
LANGUAGE
English
NOTES

Meet Ella Turner and Isabelle du Moulin-two women born centuries apart, yet tied together by a haunting family legacy. When Ella and her husband move to a small town in France, Ella hopes to brush up on her French, qualify to practice as a midwife, and start working on a family of her own. Village life turns out to be less idyllic than she expected, however, and a strange series of events propels her on a quest to uncover her family's French ancestry. As the novel unfolds-alternating between Ella's story and that of Isabelle du Moulin four hundred years earlier-a common thread emerges that pulls the lives of the two women together in a most mysterious way. Part detective story, part historical fiction, The Virgin Blue is a novel of passion and intrigue that compels readers to the very last page