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Penelope Fitzgerald

Penelope Fitzgerald (17 December 1916 - 28 April 2000) was a Booker Prize-winning English novelist, poet, essayist and biographer. In 2008, The Times included her in a list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945". In 2012, The Observer named her final novel, The Blue Flower, as one of "the ten best historical novels".
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    • The Bookshop

    • By: Penelope Fitzgerald, David Nicholls - introduction
    • Narrated by: Eve Karpf, David Nicholls, Stephanie Racine
    • Length: 4 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 137
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 121
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    In a small East Anglian town, Florence Green decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop. Hardborough becomes a battleground....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • On my to read list for a long time

    • By theenglishmajor on 02-23-18

    Regular price: $8.25

    • The Blue Flower

    • By: Penelope Fitzgerald, Candia McWilliam - introduction
    • Narrated by: Thomas Judd, Stephanie Racine
    • Length: 5 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 22
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 19
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      4 out of 5 stars 19

    The year is 1794, and Fritz - passionate, idealistic and brilliant - is seeking his father's permission to announce his engagement to his heart's desire: 12-year-old Sophie....

    Regular price: $12.78

    • Offshore

    • By: Penelope Fitzgerald, Alan Hollinghurst - introduction
    • Narrated by: Jot Davies, Alan Hollinghurst, Stephanie Racine
    • Length: 5 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 42
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 39

    Penelope Fitzgerald's Booker Prize-winning novel of loneliness and connecting is set among the houseboat community of the Thames and has a new introduction from Alan Hollinghurst....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Bohos on the Thames

    • By David on 03-03-19

    Regular price: $9.05

    • The Gate of Angels

    • By: Penelope Fitzgerald
    • Narrated by: Nadia May
    • Length: 5 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 32

    Into Fred's orderly life comes Daisy, with a bang, literally....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Defies Expectations

    • By Quahog on 04-29-12

    Regular price: $13.97

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