Weight of a Flame: The Passion of Olympia Morata PBBy: Simonetta Carr
|Publisher||Presbyterian and Reformed|
Psalm-Singer, Passionate Teacher, Pilgrim Adventurer "My daughter Olympia is my finest student!" Olympia Morata (1526 1555) is a girl far ahead of her time. A quick tongue and a ready pen are her mind's tools to record her vivid thoughts, poetry, songs, and opinions. Appointed tutor to Duchess Ren e's children, her future is bright when suddenly, evil rumors turn her world upside-down. In the midst of it all a young doctor comes courting. Will their love survive the danger waiting on the other side of the Alps?