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Author Sierra, Javier, 1971-

Uniform Title Dama Azul. English
Title The lady in blue : a novel / Javier Sierra.

Imprint New York : Atria Books, 2007.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Fiction  F Sierra,J.    ---  Available
Edition 1st Atria Books hardcover ed.
Description 342 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Summary In Los Angeles, Jennifer Narody is having a series of disturbing dreams involving eerie images of a lady in blue. She doesn't know that this same spirit appeared to leaders of the Jumano Native American tribe in New Mexico 362 years earlier, linked to a Spanish nun who had the power to be in two places simultaneously. Meanwhile, journalist Carlos Albert stumbles upon a nearly forgotten seventeenth-century convent in Spain founded by this same legendary woman. Intrigued by her rumored powers, he delves into finding out more. These threads, linked by an apparent suicide, eventually lead Carlos to Cardinal Baldi, to an American spy, and ultimately to Los Angeles, where Jennifer Narody unwittingly holds the key to the mystery that the Catholic Church, the U.S. Defense Department, and the journalist are each determined to decipher.--From publisher description.
Subject Nuns -- Spain -- History -- 16th century -- Fiction.
Guadalupe, Our Lady of -- Fiction.
Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540 -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Code and cipher stories.
ISBN 9781416532231 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1416532234 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Standard No. YDXCP 2512165
NZ1 11228632
AU@ 000041248889
AU@ 000042116256

 
    
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