O Colégio de Todos os Segredos kThis was a goodreads winVery well written throughout and an interesting storyRead and reviewed by my mother as whe was veryeen to read it I won this book from the first read program and I loved it The writing and story was engaging and in was drawn into solange s story after a few pages I did find that the years did pass uickly but I was so interested in solange s story and fight for her survival and her children This is an excellent
choice for anybody who loves historical fiction Thanks to good reads doubleday for anybody who loves historical fiction Thanks to good reads doubleday and the first reads program for this book Muse is a 14th century historical narrative about a clairvoyant woman trying to survive during the RenaissanceThroughout her endeavors she is accused of being a harlot a witch and even a saint but she refuses to give up and fights to survive for the sake of
her illegitimate childreniillegitimate childrenI enjoyed this book as it is beautifully written in my opinion I loved the challenging language used and the raw but yet delicate way tha. Richly engaging historical adventure in the vein of The Winter Palace and The Malice of Fortune Muse is the story of
The Charismatic Woman Who Wascharismatic woman who was inspiration behind Petrarch's sublime love poetry Solange Le Blanc begins life in the tempestuous streets of 14th century Avignon a city of men dominated by the Pope and his palace When her mother a harlot dies in childbirth Solange is raised The opportunity to have read such a "Magnificent Piece Of ArtI Received "piece of artI received free ARC copy of this book via Goodreads First Reads Michael Bassey Johnson a Nigerian Poet Playwright Novelist Aphorist Satirist caricaturist and a Newspaper columnist uoted remarkably about carnal joy as Once you are defiled you can t get back your purity by any means instead you will only look for ways to be defiled over
and over again Mary Novik an Canadian award winning author spun a spectacular tale called Muse tells us the lifeover again Mary Novik an Canadian award winning author spun a spectacular tale called Muse tells us the life of a orphan girl named Solange Le Blanc in the 14th century anti women society in Avignon in
francesynopsis solange leSolange Le begins life in the tempestuous streets of 14th century Avignon a city of men dominated by the Pope and his palace When her mother a harlot dies in childbirth Solange is raised by Benedictines who believe she has the gift of clairvoyance Trained as a scribe but troubled by disturbing visions and tempted by a carnal life she escapes to Avignon where she bec. In the most celebrated court in Europe When the plague ills a third of Avignon's population Solange is accused of sorcery and is forced once again to reinvent herself and fight against a final mortal conspiracy Muse is a sweeping historical epic that magically evokes the Renaissance capturing a time and place caught between the shadows of the past and the promise of a new cultural awakenin.
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ordeals are described Mary Novik really gives an inside perspective of what went on behind theare described Mary Novik really gives an inside perspective of what went on behind the doors of the Papacy in FranceI was admittedly able to connect with Solange and truly felt for her during all of her ordeals I cried with her losses and smiled with her victories and ingenuity She is undoubtedly a wonderful mother that would do anything for the sake of her children and surely a
True Heroin In Myheroin in my storyline was just charming and I absolutely loved how it all tied together throughout and especially in the end Those of you that did not finish the book really missed out on the glory of it Mary Novik managed to transport me into the Renaissance and I was not able to put this book down until it was done My only regret is that I would have liked to find out the stories of her children afterwordsAssuredly this is one of the finest pieces of literature I have come across and it is truly a masterpiece of the written word Thank you so much for. Y Benedictines who believe she has the gift of clairvoyance Trained as a scribe but troubled by disturbing visions and tempted by a carnal life she escapes to Avignon where she becomes entangled in a love triangle with the poet Petrarch becoming not only his muse but also his lover Later when her gift for prophecy catches the Pope's ear Solange becomes Pope Clement VI's mistress and confidante.