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Theodora: Actress, Empress, Whore - A Novel

Stella Duffy

A bravura performance: a witty, moving, sexy book that bursts with as much color and excitement as the city of Constantinople itself." -Financial Times Roman historian Procopius publicly praised Theodora of Constantinople for her piety-while secretly detailing her salacious stage act and maligning her as ruthless and power hungry. So who was this woman who rose from humble beginnings as a dancer to become the empress of Rome and a saint in the Orthodox Church? Award-winning novelist Stella Duffy vividly recreates the life and times of a woman who left her mark on one of the ancient world's most powerful empires. Theodora: Actress, Empress, Whore is a sexy, captivating novel that resurrects an extraordinary, little-known figure from the dusty pages of history. "

A bravura performance: a witty, moving, sexy book that bursts with as much color and excitement as the city of Constantinople itself." -Financial Times Roman historian Procopius publicly praised Theodora of Constantinople for her piety-while secretly detailing her salacious stage act and maligning her as ruthless and power hungry. So who was this woman who rose from humble beginnings as a dancer to become the empress of Rome and a saint in the Orthodox Church? Award-winning novelist Stella Duffy vividly recreates the life and times of a woman who left her mark on one of the ancient world's most powerful empires. Theodora: Actress, Empress, Whore is a sexy, captivating novel that resurrects an extraordinary, little-known figure from the dusty pages of history. "
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A bravura performance: a witty, moving, sexy book that bursts with as much color and excitement as the city of Constantinople itself." -Financial Times Roman historian Procopius publicly praised Theodora of Constantinople for her piety-while secretly detailing her salacious stage act and maligning her as ruthless and power hungry. So who was this woman who rose from humble beginnings as a dancer to become the empress of Rome and a saint in the Orthodox Church? Award-winning novelist Stella Duffy vividly recreates the life and times of a woman who left her mark on one of the ancient world's most powerful empires. Theodora: Actress, Empress, Whore is a sexy, captivating novel that resurrects an extraordinary, little-known figure from the dusty pages of history. "

Language:

English

Narrators:

Davina Porter

Length:

11h 20m


Chapters

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05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

27:22


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

14:57


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

22:24


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

16:23


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

10:36


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

22:54


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

18:23


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

20:01


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

15:50


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

11:02


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

24:44


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

13:28


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

20:37


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

16:04


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

10:20


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

19:24


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

22:55


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

14:13


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

18:52


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

15:35


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

15:45


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

15:20


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

15:51


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

22:02


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

21:34


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

16:37


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

17:19


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

23:09


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

15:57


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

22:09


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

19:00


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

14:08


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

24:12


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

21:22


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

18:59


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

18:04


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

13:49


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

08:52