Holy Fools

By: Harris, Joanne

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Book Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Pages lightly to moderately toned due to the type of paper used by publisher. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 429 pp. Set in seventeenth-century France against a backdrop of witch trials, regicide and religious frenzy, this is the story of Juliette, one-time actress and rope-dancer. Forced by circumstance to seek refuge with Fleur, her young daughter, in the remote abbey of Sainte Marie-de-la-Mer, Juliette reinvents herself as Soeur Auguste under the tutelage of the kindly Abbess. But times are changing: the murder of Henri IV becomes the catalyst for massive upheaval in France. A new appointment is made, and Juliette's new life begins to unravel. For the new Abbess is Isabelle, the eleven-year-old child of a corrupt, noble family. Worse, Isabelle has brought with her a ghost from Juliette's past, masquerading as a cleric, a man she has every reason to fear...

Title: Holy Fools

Author: Harris, Joanne

Categories: Signed, Modern First Editions, Historical, Contemporary,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Doubleday: 2003

ISBN Number: 0385603649

ISBN Number 13: 9780385603645

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2271868

Keywords: JOANNE HARRIS CONTEMPORARY FICTION HISTORICAL FRANCE FRENCH HISTORY,