Passion Blue

Passion Blue

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"Passion Blue" is a "Kirkus Reviews" Best Teen Books of 2012When seventeen-year-old Giulia, the orphaned, illegitimate daughter of a Milanese nobleman, learns she s to be packed off to a life behind convent walls, she begs an astrologer-sorcerer for a talisman that will secure what she s certain is her heart s desire: true love and a place where she belongs. But does she really know the compass of her heart? The convent of Santa Marta is full of surprises, including a workshop of nuns who are creating paintings of astonishing beauty using a luminous blue mixed from a secret formula: Passion Blue. As Giulia s own artistic self is awakened she s torn: should she follow the young man who promises to help her escape? Or stay and satisfy her growing desire to paint? This richly imagined novel of a girl s daring journey towards self-discovery transports readers into the fascinating world of Renaissance Italy where love and faith and art inspire passion of many different hues."show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 352 pages
  • 147.32 x 213.36 x 33.02mm | 544.31g
  • Marshall Cavendish
  • Tarrytown, United States
  • English
  • 0761462309
  • 9780761462309
  • 872,362

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321 ratings
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5 20% (64)
4 40% (130)
3 31% (99)
2 6% (18)
1 3% (10)
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