Musician's Daughter by Susanne Dunlap
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Musician's Daughter
By Susanne Dunlap

The Musician's Daughter

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Musician's Daughter by Susanne Dunlap

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Amid the glitter and glamour of musical and court life in 18th century Vienna, fifteen-year-old Theresa Maria Shurman is trying to solve a brutal mystery. Who killed her father, an acclaimed violinist, and stole his valuable Amati violin? When Haydn himself offers her a position as his assistant, it gives Theresa access to life in the palace-and to a world of deceit. Theresa uncovers blackmail and extortion even as she discovers courage and honor in unexpected places: from a Gypsy camp on the banks of the Danube, to the rarefied life of the imperial family. And she feels the stirrings of a first, tentative love for someone who is as deeply involved in the mystery as she is.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781599903323
ISBN-10: 1599903326
Format: Hardback
(206mm x 146mm x 31mm)
Pages: 322
Imprint: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
Country of Publication: United States

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Academie by Susanne Dunlap Academie, Hardback (August 2012)

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In the Shadow of the Lamp by Susanne Dunlap In the Shadow of the Lamp, Paperback / softback (July 2012)

A young nurse--in love with two men--joins Florence Nightingale on the field of battle. A love story to savor, and a fascinating behind-the-scenes imagining of the woman who became known as the lady with the lamp.

Musician's Daughter by Susanne Dunlap Musician's Daughter, Paperback (February 2010)

Amid the glamour of Prince Nicholas Esterhazy's court in 18th-century Vienna, murder is afoot. Or so 15-year-old Theresa Maria thinks after her musician father turns up dead on Christmas Eve. Her father's mentor, the acclaimed composer Franz Joseph Haydn, offers her insight into her father's secret life.

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Author Biography - Susanne Dunlap

Susanne Dunlap graduated from Smith College and later earned a PhD in music hiatory from Yale University. She has taught music history at the college level, and is the author of two historical novels for adults. This is her first novel for young readers.

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