The Passion of Dolssa
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|Location||Call Number||Branch||Item Status|
|Downtown Kids Reference||R Printz Honor 2017||Downtown Library||Library Use Only|
|Downtown Teen, 1st Floor||Teen Fiction / Berry, Julie||Downtown Library||On Shelf|
|Pittsfield Teen Books||Teen Book / Fiction / Historical / Berry, Julie||Pittsfield Branch||On Shelf|
|Westgate Teen Books||Teen Book / Fiction / Historical / Berry, Julie||Westgate Branch||On Shelf|
In mid-thirteenth century Provence, Dolssa de Stigata is a fervently religious girl who feels the call to preach, condemned by the Inquisition as an "unnatural woman," and hunted by the Dominican Friar Lucien who fears a resurgence of the Albigensian heresy; Botille is a matchmaker trying to protect her sisters from being branded as gypsies or witches--but when she finds the hunted Dolssa dying on a hillside, she feels compelled to protect her, a decision that may cost her everything.
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Printz Honor book - 2017.
New York : Penguin Group, 
Year Published: 2016
Description: 478 p.
Albigenses -- Fiction.
Inquisition -- Fiction.
Christian heresies -- Fiction.
Faith -- Fiction.
Provence (France) -- History -- 13th century -- Fiction.
France -- History -- Louis IX, 1226-1270 -- Fiction.