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In Mozart's shadow : his sister's story

Author: Carolyn Meyer
Publisher: Orlando : Harcourt, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In eighteenth-century Europe, Anna "Nannerl" Mozart, a musician whose talent and dedication is overshadowed by that of her gifted younger brother, Wolfgang, struggles to win the notice of her father and patrons who might further her career, despite her gender.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Maria Anna Mozart Berchtold zu Sonnenburg, Reichsfreiin von; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Maria Anna Mozart Berchtold zu Sonnenburg, Reichsfreiin von; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Leopold Mozart; Maria Anna Mozart Berchtold zu Sonnenburg, Reichsfreiin von; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carolyn Meyer
ISBN: 9780152055943 0152055940
OCLC Number: 180689946
Target Audience: 940
Description: 350 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Carolyn Meyer.

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In eighteenth-century Europe, Anna "Nannerl" Mozart, a musician whose talent and dedication is overshadowed by that of her gifted younger brother, Wolfgang, struggles to win the notice of her father and patrons who might further her career, despite her gender.
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Flat and mostly boring

by booksonthebeach (WorldCat user published 2008-11-01) Fair Permalink

I cannot believe I read the whole thing.  It felt more like a recitation than a novel.  I'd had high hopes for it, and I was interested in the subject matter (the story of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's older sister Nannerl), but...it was pretty boring.  Flat.  The most interesting...
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