Overview - From the New York Times bestselling author of Labyrinth -"a rich brew of supernaturalism and intrigue."( Kirkus Reviews ) In 1891, young L onie Vernier and her brother arrive at the home of their widowed aunt in Rennes-le-Bains, in southwest France. Read more...
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From the New York Times bestselling author of Labyrinth-"a rich brew of supernaturalism and intrigue."(Kirkus Reviews) In 1891, young L onie Vernier and her brother arrive at the home of their widowed aunt in Rennes-le-Bains, in southwest France. But nothing is as L onie had imagined. Their aunt is young, willowy, and beautiful, and the estate is a subject of local superstition. Villagers claim that L onie's late uncle died after summoning a demon from the old Visigoth sepulchre on its grounds... More than a century later, Meredith Martin, an American graduate student, arrives in Rennes-le- Bains while researching the life of Claude Debussy. Haunted by a Tarot reading she had in Paris-and possessing the mysterious deck of cards-she checks into a grand old hotel built on the site of a famous mountain estate destroyed by fire in 1896. There, the pack of Tarot cards and a piece of 19th-century music known as Sepulchre 1891 hold the key to her fate-just as they did to the fate of L onie Vernier.
- ISBN-13: 9780425225844
- ISBN-10: 0425225844
- Publisher: Berkley Books
- Publish Date: March 2009
- Page Count: 572
- Reading Level: Ages 18-UP
- Dimensions: 8.9 x 5.92 x 1.23 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.32 pounds
Series: Languedoc Trilogy