Margot Livesey
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Margot Livesey

Margot Livesey is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels The Flight of Gemma Hardy, The House on Fortune Street, Banishing Verona, Eva Moves the Furniture, The Missing World, Criminals, and Homework. Her work has appeared in the New Yorker, Vogue, and the Atlantic, and she is the recipient of grants from both the National Endowment for the Arts and the Guggenheim Foundation. The House on Fortune Street won the 2009 L. L. Winship/PEN New England Award. Born in Scotland, Livesey currently lives in the Boston area and is a professor of fiction at the Iowa Writers' Workshop.

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Best Sellers

    • The Flight of Gemma Hardy

    • A Novel
    • By: Margot Livesey
    • Narrated by: Davina Porter
    • Length: 14 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 281
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 256
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 252

    Fate has not been kind to Gemma Hardy. Orphaned then neglected, young Gemma seemed destined for a life of hardship and loneliness.....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Dwindles down into a pile of boredom

    • By Becky on 06-29-12

    Regular price: $15.36

    • Mercury

    • A Novel
    • By: Margot Livesey
    • Narrated by: Derek Perkins, Nicol Zanzarella
    • Length: 9 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 28

    Donald believes he knows all there is to know about seeing. An optician in suburban Boston, he rests assured that he and his wife, Viv, who works at the local stables, will live....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent! Great narration.

    • By Gabrielle Britton on 10-19-16

    Regular price: $28.51

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