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Fools and mortals : a novel

Author: Bernard Cornwell; Thomas Judd, (Actor); Playaway Digital Audio.; Findaway World, LLC.
Publisher: Solon, Ohio : Playaway, Solon, Ohio : [Distributed by] Findaway World [2018]
Edition/Format:   Audiobook : Sound recording : Fiction   Computer File : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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In the heart of Elizabethan England, Richard Shakespeare dreams of a glittering career in one of the London playhouses, a world dominated by his older brother, William. But he is a penniless actor, making ends meet through a combination of a beautiful face, petty theft and a silver tongue. As William's star rises, Richard's onetime gratitude is souring and he is sorely tempted to abandon family loyalty. So when a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Playaway
Historical fiction
Audiobooks
Fiction
History
Named Person: William Shakespeare; William Shakespeare
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording
Document Type: Sound Recording, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Cornwell; Thomas Judd, (Actor); Playaway Digital Audio.; Findaway World, LLC.
ISBN: 9781509466474 1509466479
OCLC Number: 1011655237
Notes: Title from Playaway label.
Release date supplied by publisher.
Originally released by Harper Audio ℗2017.
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening.
Performer(s): Performed by Thomas Judd.
Description: 1 sound media player (10 hr., 30 min.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Responsibility: Bernard Cornwell.

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In the heart of Elizabethan England, Richard Shakespeare dreams of a glittering career in one of the London playhouses, a world dominated by his older brother, William. But he is a penniless actor, making ends meet through a combination of a beautiful face, petty theft and a silver tongue. As William's star rises, Richard's onetime gratitude is souring and he is sorely tempted to abandon family loyalty. So when a priceless manuscript goes missing, suspicion falls upon Richard, forcing him onto a perilous path through a bawdy and frequently brutal London. Entangled in a high-stakes game of duplicity and betrayal which threatens not only his career and potential fortune, but also the lives of his fellow players, Richard has to call on all he has now learned from the brightest stages and the darkest alleyways of the city. To avoid the gallows, he must play the part of a lifetime.

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