Santa Olivia

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (12.85 hours)
Product Number: Z10005039
Released: Jul 02, 2009
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781400192526
Narrator/s: Susan Ericksen
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
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Loup Garron was born and raised in Santa Olivia, an isolated, disenfranchised town next to a U.S. military base inside a demilitarized buffer zone between Texas and Mexico. A fugitive "Wolf-Man" who had a love affair with a local woman, Loup's father was one of a group of men genetically manipulated and used by the U.S. government as a weapon. The "Wolf-Men" were engineered to have superhuman strength, speed, sensory capability, stamina, and a total lack of fear, and Loup, named for and sharing her father's wolf-like qualities, is marked as an outsider. After her mother dies, Loup goes to live among the misfit orphans at the parish church, where they seethe from the injustices visited upon the locals by the soldiers. Eventually, the orphans find an outlet for their frustrations: They form a vigilante group to support Loup Garron, who, costumed as their patron saint, Santa Olivia, uses her special abilities to avenge the town. Aware that she could lose her freedom, and possibly her life, Loup is determined to fight to redress the wrongs her community has suffered. And like the reincarnation of their patron saint, she will bring hope to all of Santa Olivia.

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Author(s): Jacqueline Carey
Series: Santa Olivia Series No: 1
Original Publish Date: Jul 02, 2009

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Author(s): Jacqueline Carey
Genre: Fantasy
Product Number EB00279146
Released: Apr 10, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780446799867

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