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In 1872, the American merchant vessel Mary Celeste was discovered adrift off the coast of Spain. Her cargo was intact, but the crew was gone. They were never found. While on a voyage to Africa, an unproven young writer named Arthur Conan Doyle hears of the Mary Celeste and decides to write an outlandish story about what took place. This story causes quite a sensation back in the United States, particularly between sought-after Philadelphia spiritualist medium Violet Petra and a journalist named Phoebe Grant, who is seeking to expose Petra as a fraud. These three elements - a ship found sailing without a crew, a famous writer on the verge of enormous success, and the rise of an unorthodox and heretical religious fervor - converge in unexpected ways.

Synopsis:

A captivating, atmospheric historical fiction that is every bit convincing as it is engrossing.

About the Author

Valerie Martin is the author of nine novels, including Trespass, Italian Fever, The Great Divorce, Mary Reilly, and the 2003 Orange Prize-winning Property and of three collections of short fiction.

READER BIO

Susie Berneis is a professional voiceover artist. She has a BA in English and theatre from the University of Michigan and 20 plus years of community theatre experience. Once a Jill-of-all-trades, she is now happily ensconced in the voiceover and audiobook world.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781629231938
Author:
Martin, Valerie
Publisher:
Dreamscape Media
Author:
Berneis, Susie
Subject:
Historical
Subject:
Mystery Historical
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Unabridged
Publication Date:
20140131
Binding:
MP3 CD
Language:
English
Dimensions:
5.04 x 6.04 x 1.13 in 0.4 lb
Age Level:
from 18

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Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z
Fiction and Poetry » Mystery » Historical
Fiction and Poetry » Popular Fiction » Nautical Fiction
Metaphysics » Fiction

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