New York : Random House Large Print, c2009.
1st large print ed.
651 p. (large print) ; 24 cm.
Santa Catarina, a convent near Venice, is home to over one hundred women in 1567. But with powerful forces for change raging outside the convent, and with the world of the women within threatened by a new arrival, passions, hysteria, and conflict will come to threaten their very survival.