Martha Conway
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Martha Conway

Martha Conway is the author of The Floating Theatre (called The Underground River in the United States), Thieving Forest, Sugarland, and 12 Bliss Street, which was nominated for an Edgar Award for Best First Novel. Her short fiction has appeared in the Iowa Review, Carolina Quarterly, Massachusetts Review, Folio, Epoch, and other journals. She teaches creative writing at Stanford University's Continuing Studies Program and UC Berkeley Extension, and has received a California Arts Council fellowship for creative writing. Born and raised in Northern Ohio, Martha is one of seven sisters. She now makes her home in San Francisco.

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    • The Floating Theatre

    • By: Martha Conway
    • Narrated by: Amy Finegan
    • Length: 12 hrs and 11 mins
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    1838: Casting out on her own, May Bledsoe lands a job on Hugo Cushin's wondrous Floating Theatre - a flatboat that sails the Ohio River performing plays to the townsfolk along the way....

    Regular price: £27.99

    • Thieving Forest

    • By: Martha Conway
    • Narrated by: Soneela Nankani
    • Length: 13 hrs and 22 mins
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    On a humid day in June 1806, 17-year-old Susanna Quiner watches from behind a maple tree as a band of Potawatomi Indians kidnaps her four older sisters....

    Regular price: £24.19

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