• The Lantern: A Renaissance Mystery

  • By: Joanne Lewis
  • Narrated by: Nick Orfanella
  • Length: 10 hrs and 40 mins
  • 4.2 out of 5 stars (17 ratings)

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The Lantern: A Renaissance Mystery

By: Joanne Lewis
Narrated by: Nick Orfanella
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Publisher's summary

In The Lantern: A Renaissance Mystery, a 21st century American woman searches to learn the truth about the 15th century mysterious Italian girl who dared to compete with the most famous artists of the Renaissance. Across time and space, their lives collide as they battle abuse, disease, fear and prejudice in pursuit of their dreams. Along the way, they intersect with some of the most famous figures of the Renaissance including members of the Medici, Filippo Brunelleschi, Donatello and a young Michelangelo.

©2012 Joanne Lewis (P)2013 Joanne Lewis

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I think the story is pretty interesting but the narrator is AWFUL. The only thing he has to offer is being able to pronounce Italian pretty well. He has no sense of timing or syntax and he makes all of the characters sound dead and flat. Ruined the book, as far as I’m concerned. I’d give zero stars for performance but they won’t let me.

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