Voodoo Dreams: A Novel of Marie Laveau Audiobook (Unabridged)

Voodoo Dreams: A Novel of Marie Laveau (Unabridged), by Jewell Parker Rhodes
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Spanning six decades of the 1800s, this mesmerizing story is a fictional biography of Marie Laveau - one of the most haunting characters in New Orleans' history. Part of a long line of voodoo priestesses and healers, Marie tells of the mystery, passion, and violence that pattern her life. Like her grandmother, Marie sees visions from an early age. She never knew her mother, who practiced a spiritualism so potent she was murdered by those who feared her. When Marie becomes a healer, she discovers a supernatural force that can channel the power of her ancestors. But it is a ferocious force driven by both life and death.

Author Jewell Parker Rhodes has been awarded a National Endowment for the Arts and is a professor of American literature and creative writing at Arizona State University.

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Author Jewell Parker RhodesWith the success of Voodoo Dreams: A Novel of Marie Laveau, Ninth Ward and Proverbs for the People, Jewell Parker Rhodes has become a beloved Fiction, Teens and Science Fiction & Fantasy author among many of our listeners. Born in Pittsburgh Jewell Parker Rhodes has released a total of 8 audiobooks, with the most recent being Sugar. Not only can you find over 88 hours of audio listening from Jewell Parker Rhodes, but you will also find her bestselling title, Voodoo Dreams: A Novel of Marie Laveau, read by popular narrator Francis Francis James. The oldest title in our catalog from Jewell Parker Rhodes, Voodoo Season, was added to our site in 2006. To find all Fiction books from Jewell Parker Rhodes that you will certainly enjoy, please visit her author page and view her entire collection: Jewell Parker Rhodes.