The Invisible Woman: The Story of Nelly Ternan and Charles Dickens

The Invisible Woman: The Story of Nelly Ternan and Charles Dickens

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Acclaimed biographer Claire Tomalin provides a compelling portrait of Nelly Ternan, the struggling actress whose affair with novelist Charles Dickens led to scandal.

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ISBN-13: 9781452610238
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc.
Publication date: 10/30/2012
Edition description: Unabridged CD
Sales rank: 813,522
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 6.50(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Claire Tomalin is the author of eight highly acclaimed biographies, including Thomas Hardy and Samuel Pepys: The Unequaled Self, which won the 2002 Whitbread Book of the Year Award. Her other awards include the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Biography, the Whitbread First Novel Award, and the Hawthornden Prize.

Wanda McCaddon has won more than twenty-five AudioFile Earphones Awards, including for The Seamstress by Sara Tuvel Bernstein, for which she also earned a coveted Audie Award. AudioFile magazine has also named her one of recording's Golden Voices. Wanda appears regularly on the professional stage in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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"Captivating. . . . An absorbing book about . . . a character who helps to illuminate the life of a great artist and the life of her times." —-Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times

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