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Marrying Mozart

Marrying Mozart

  • Title: Marrying Mozart
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  • ISBN : 9780143034575
  • Format : Paperback
  • Language : English
  • Page : 350 pages


Amadeus meets Little Women in this irresistibly delightful historical novel by award winning author Stephanie Cowell The year is 1777 and the four Weber sisters, daughters of a musical family, share a crowded, artistic life in a ramshackle house While their father scrapes by as a music copyist and their mother secretly draws up a list of prospective suitors in the kitche Amadeus meets Little Women in this irresistibly delightful historical novel by award winning author Stephanie Cowell The year is 1777 and the four Weber sisters, daughters of a musical family, share a crowded, artistic life in a ramshackle house While their father scrapes by as a music copyist and their mother secretly draws up a list of prospective suitors in the kitchen, the sisters struggle with their futures, both marital and musical until twenty one year old Wolfgang Mozart walks into their lives Bringing eighteenth century Europe to life with unforgiving winters, yawning princes, scheming parents, and the enduring passions of young talent, Stephanie Cowell s richly textured tale captures a remarkable historical figure and the four young women who engage his passion, his music, and his heart


Author Stephanie Cowell

I was born in NYC where I still live and fell in love with history and fiction when very young For years I was a classical singer I am the author of NICHOLAS COOKE, THE PHYSICIAN OF LONDON, THE PLAYERS, MARRYING MOZART, and CLAUDE CAMILLE A NOVEL OF MONET I love Shakespeare, early and classical music and many things I am married and have two sons.and I have many books in progress




Marrying Mozart Reviews (31)

  • Historical novel about Mozart and his relationship with the Weber family, in particular with the four sisters The book actually focuses on the relationships between the Weber sisters and with their parents At first the plot was a bit slow, but by the half way mark I couldn t put the book down Great [..]

  • The entire time I was reading this, I kind of felt like it was Little Women meets Mozart, but Beth doesn t die She lives to tell the story Maybe when you throw four sisters together in a novel, you get that The other thing that was difficult for me was my very sharp memories of the film Am [..]

  • This novel is based on events in the life of the young Mozart.He was closely involved with the four Weber sisters, among them Aloysia who became a successful soprano , who broke his heart, and Constance, whom he married We know that he and his wife were close to Sophie and that he wrote some of his [..]

  • I was looking forward to reading this book as a bit of a relaxation from struggling with the life of Andrew Jackson and was pleasantly surprised to find so much within its covers Cowell does a fantastic job of turning four women s early lives into a novel that keeps the reader s interest and makes [..]

  • While the book is based upon some underlying historical facts, undoubtedly most of this book is fiction What I enjoyed in the book was Mozart s point of view sections, which unfortunately was not enough of the book The book is about the Weber family, four young girls quickly growing up and their pro [..]

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