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The crowning glory of Calla Lily Ponder [electronic resource] / Rebecca Wells.

Wells, Rebecca. (Author). Ivey, Judith. (Narrator). hoopla digital. (Added Author).

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Digital content provided by hoopla.
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Narrated by Judith Ivey.
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The Crowning Glory of Calla Lily Ponder is the sweet, sexy, funny tale of Calla Lily's life set in Wells' ever-growing fictional Louisiana. In the small river town of La Luna, Calla Lily enjoys a blissful childhood under the loving light of the Moon Lady, the feminine force that will guide her throughout her life. From her mother, M'Dear, Calla learns the old, womanly art of healing through "fixing hair." On the same river banks, Calla tastes the sweetness of first love. But when a broken heart knocks the breath out of her, Calla transforms hurt into inspiration and heads for the wild and colorful city of New Orleans to study at L'Acadm̌ie de Beaut ďe Crescent. In that extravagant big river city, she comes to understand fully the power of her "healing hands" to change lives and soothe pain, including her own. A tale of family and friendship, tragedy and triumph, loss and love, The Crowning Glory of Calla Lily Ponder features the warmth, humor, soul, and wonder that have made Wells one of today's most cherished writers, and gives us an unforgettable new heroine to treasure.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Women > Southern States > Fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.

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