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At the Sign of the Star

Katherine Sturtevant

In 1677, 12-year-old Meg loves working with her widowed father in his London bookshop. When she grows up, she will inherit the shop. Then she will be independent and can choose her own husband. But her father remarries, and Meg's plans are suddenly in ruins. Based on careful research, this novel offers a brilliantly detailed panorama of Restoration London and a view of women's roles in that era.

In 1677, 12-year-old Meg loves working with her widowed father in his London bookshop. When she grows up, she will inherit the shop. Then she will be independent and can choose her own husband. But her father remarries, and Meg's plans are suddenly in ruins. Based on careful research, this novel offers a brilliantly detailed panorama of Restoration London and a view of women's roles in that era.
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In 1677, 12-year-old Meg loves working with her widowed father in his London bookshop. When she grows up, she will inherit the shop. Then she will be independent and can choose her own husband. But her father remarries, and Meg's plans are suddenly in ruins. Based on careful research, this novel offers a brilliantly detailed panorama of Restoration London and a view of women's roles in that era.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Emily Gray

Length:

3h 57m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:13


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

07:38


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

08:50


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

07:04


Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 4

09:56


Part 1, Chapter 5
Part 1, Chapter 5

07:57


Part 2, Chapter 1
Part 2, Chapter 1

09:09


Part 2, Chapter 2
Part 2, Chapter 2

11:24


Part 2, Chapter 3
Part 2, Chapter 3

07:22


Part 2, Chapter 4
Part 2, Chapter 4

08:31


Part 3, Chapter 1
Part 3, Chapter 1

06:36


Part 3, Chapter 2
Part 3, Chapter 2

11:01


Part 3, Chapter 3
Part 3, Chapter 3

04:57


Part 3, Chapter 4
Part 3, Chapter 4

08:47


Part 4, Chapter 1
Part 4, Chapter 1

10:52


Part 4, Chapter 2
Part 4, Chapter 2

14:45


Part 4, Chapter 3
Part 4, Chapter 3

08:47


Part 4, Chapter 4
Part 4, Chapter 4

06:53


Part 4, Chapter 5
Part 4, Chapter 5

03:13


Part 5, Chapter 1
Part 5, Chapter 1

13:40


Part 5, Chapter 2
Part 5, Chapter 2

06:34


Part 5, Chapter 3
Part 5, Chapter 3

12:15


Part 5, Chapter 4
Part 5, Chapter 4

03:43


Part 6, Chapter 1
Part 6, Chapter 1

18:37


Part 6, Chapter 2
Part 6, Chapter 2

07:29


Part 6, Chapter 3
Part 6, Chapter 3

06:29


Part 6, Chapter 4
Part 6, Chapter 4

13:33


Part 6, Chapter 5
Part 6, Chapter 5

01:18