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Moran, Michelle

Overview
Works: 35 works in 171 publications in 9 languages and 9,349 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Historical fiction  Juvenile works  Biographical fiction 
Classifications: PS3613.O682, 813.6
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Most widely held works by Michelle Moran
Madame Tussaud : a novel of the French revolution by Michelle Moran ( Book )
17 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1,787 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world knows Madame Tussaud as a wax artist extraordinaire . . . but who was this woman who became one of the most famous sculptresses of all time? In these pages, her tumultuous and amazing story comes to life as only Michelle Moran can tell it. The year is 1788, and a revolution is about to begin.Smart and ambitious, Marie Tussaud has learned the secrets of wax sculpting by working alongside her uncle in their celebrated wax museum, the Salon de Cire. From her popular model of the American ambassador, Thomas Jefferson, to her tableau of the royal family at dinner, Marie's museum provides Parisians with the very latest news on fashion, gossip, and even politics. Her customers hail from every walk of life, yet her greatest dream is to attract the attention of Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI; their stamp of approval on her work could catapult her and her museum to the fame and riches she desires. After months of anticipation, Marie learns that the royal family
Cleopatra's daughter : a novel by Michelle Moran ( Book )
16 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Transport to the colorful and dangerous court of imperial Rome and into the remarkable lives of two young captives-- the children of Cleopatra, Egypt's most powerful and notorious ruler, and her lover Marc Antony. Taken in chains to Rome as ten-year-olds, twins Selene and Alexander cling to each other, and to the hope of one day returning to their rightful place on the throne of Egypt
Nefertiti : a novel by Michelle Moran ( Book )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raised far from the Egyptian court with her sister, Mutnodjmet, the beautiful and ambitious Nefertiti becomes the wife of the radical new pharaoh, Amunhotep, encouraging his plans to overturn Egypt's state religion and making powerful enemies in the process
The heretic queen : a novel by Michelle Moran ( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In ancient Egypt, a forgotten princess must overcome her family's past and remake history. The winds of change are blowing through Thebes. A devastating palace fire has killed the Eighteenth Dynasty's royal family'all with the exception of Nefertari, the niece of the reviled former queen, Nefertiti. The girl's deceased family has been branded as heretical, and no one in Egypt will speak their names. A relic of a previous reign, Nefertari is pushed aside, an unimportant princess left to run wild in the palace. But this changes when she is taken under the wing of the Pharaoh's aunt, then brought to the Temple of Hathor, where she is educated in a manner befitting a future queen. Soon Nefertari catches the eye of the Crown Prince, and despite her family's history, they fall in love and wish to marry. Yet all of Egypt opposes this union between the rising star of a new dynasty and the fading star of an old, heretical one. While political adversity sets the country on edge, Nefertari becomes the wife of Ramesses the Great. Destined to be the most powerful Pharaoh in Egypt, he is also the man who must confront the most famous exodus in history. Sweeping in scope and meticulous in detail, The Heretic Queen is a novel of passion and power, heartbreak and redemption. From the Hardcover edition
The second empress : a novel of Napoleon's court by Michelle Moran ( Book )
16 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
1809. The French Revolution is over, but the bloodshed in Paris may continue under the rule of Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte. Based entirely on primary resources, this recreation details Napoleon Bonaparte's wildly promiscuous court and the women who tried to tame it
Cleopatra's daughter a novel by Michelle Moran ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Transport to the colorful and dangerous court of imperial Rome and into the remarkable lives of two young captives-- the children of Cleopatra, Egypt's most powerful and notorious ruler, and her lover Marc Antony. Taken in chains to Rome as ten-year-olds, twins Selene and Alexander cling to each other, and to the hope of one day returning to their rightful place on the throne of Egypt
The second empress a novel of Napoleon's court by Michelle Moran ( )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After the bloody French Revolution, Emperor Napoleon's power is absolute. When Marie-Louise, the eighteen year old daughter of the King of Austria, is told that the Emperor has demanded her hand in marriage, her father presents her with a terrible choice: marry the cruel, capricious Napoleon, leaving the man she loves and her home forever, or say no, and plunge her country into war
Madame Tussaud [a novel of the French Revolution] by Michelle Moran ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The world knows Madame Tussaud as a wax artist extraordinaire-- but who was this woman who became one of the most famous sculptresses of all time? Spanning five years, from the budding revolution to the Reign of Terror, "Madame Tussaud" brings us into the world of the heroine whose talent for wax modeling saved her life and preserved the faces of a vanished kingdom
Nefertiti [a novel] by Michelle Moran ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of two sisters, the first of whom is destined to rule as one of history's most fascinating queens, the other her sister's sole confidant
The heretic queen [a novel] by Michelle Moran ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In ancient Egypt, a forgotten princess must overcome her family's past and remake history
Child of the morning by Pauline Gedge ( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based closely on historical events, this sensuously beautiful, astonishingly evocative novel tells the story of one of history's most remarkable women--the first female Pharaoh of Egypt. Thirty-five centuries ago, Hatshepsut, the youngest daughter of the Pharaoh, was to marry her father's illegitimate son and heir to the throne, Thothmes, in order to cleanse the bloodline in accordance with Egypt's supreme law. Fearing his son's incompetence, Hatshepsut's father chose her as the heir--provided that the unprecedented ascension by a woman did not inspire the priests to commit treason or instill en
Empress Josephine's crown by Michelle Moran ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Na fu di di by Mo Lun ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in Chinese and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raised far from the Egyptian court with her sister, Mutnodjmet, the beautiful and ambitious Nefertiti becomes the wife of the radical new pharaoh, Amunhotep, encouraging his plans to overturn Egypt's state religion and making powerful enemies in the process
Madame Tussaud a novel of the French revolution by Michelle Moran ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The greatest dream of eighteenth-century sculptor Marie Tussaud is to attract the attention of Marie Antoinette and Louis XVI; their stamp of approval on her work could catapult her and her wax museum to the fame and riches she desires. After months of anticipation, Marie learns that the royal family is willing to come and see their likenesses. When they do, the king's sister is so impressed that she requests Marie's presence at Versailles as a royal tutor in wax sculpting. Thus, Marie is introduced to a glamorous world that is entirely different from her home on the Boulevard du Temple, where people are selling their teeth in order to put food on the table. Meanwhile, many resent the vast separation between rich and poor. In salons and cafš across Paris, people are lashing out against the monarchy. Soon, there's whispered talk of revolution. Will Marie be able to hold on to her friendship with the royal family as France approaches civil war? More important, will she be able to fulfill the demands of powerful revolutionaries who ask that she make the death masks of beheaded aristocrats, some of whom she knows?
The Egyptian royals collection by Michelle Moran ( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
<> by Michelle Moran ( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in Hebrew and Croatian and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La regina dell'eternita : il romanzo di Nefertiti by Michelle Moran ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Italian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Néfertari : roman by Michelle Moran ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Néfertiti : roman by Michelle Moran ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La destinée de la pharaonne charismatique et le rôle important qu'elle voulut faire jouer à sa soeur. [SDM]
Heretycka królowa by Michelle Moran ( Book )
2 editions published in 2010 in Polish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In ancient Egypt, a forgotten princess must overcome her family's past and remake history. Nefertari has been left to run wild in the palace, but catches the eye of the Crown Prince. All of Egypt opposes this union, and political adversity sets the country on edge
 
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Languages
English (118)
French (4)
Chinese (4)
Italian (3)
Hebrew (3)
Croatian (2)
Polish (2)
Spanish (2)
Russian (1)
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