The Movement of Stars (Large Print / Hardcover)

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A love story set in 1845 Nantucket, between a female astronomer and the unusual man who understands her dreams. Inspired by the work of Maria Mitchell, the first professional female astronomer in America, this novel is a richly drawn portrait of desire and ambition in the face of adversity.

About the Author

Amy Brill is a writer and producer who has worked for PBS and MTV, and has been awarded fellowships by the Edward F. Albee Foundation, the Millay Colony, and the American Antiquarian Society, among others. This is her first novel. She lives in Brooklyn.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781410460264
ISBN-10: 1410460266
Large Print: Yes
Publisher: Thorndike Press
Publication Date: August 28th, 2013
Pages: 605
Language: English
Series: Basic