Godiva

Godiva

Synopsis

From the author of The Fool's Tale comes a brilliantly crafted retelling of the legend of Lady Godiva

According to legend, Lady Godiva lifted the unfair taxation of her people by her husband, Leofric, Earl of Mercia, by riding through the streets of Coventry wearing only a smile. It's a story that's kept tongues wagging for nearly a thousand years. But what would drive a lady of the court to take off everything and risk her reputation, her life, even her wardrobe—all for a few peasants' pennies?

In this daringly original, charmingly twisted take on an oft-imagined tale, Nicole Galland exposes a provocative view of Godiva not only in the flesh, but in all her glory. With history exonerating her dear husband, Godiva, helped along by her steadfast companion the abbess Edgiva, defies the tyranny of a new royal villain. Never before has Countess Godiva's ride into infamy—and into an unexpected adventure of romance, deceit, and naked intrigue—been told quite like this.

People who listen this also listen:


Chapters

  • 01-Godiva
    Duration: 20s
  • 02-Historical Note
    Duration: 02min
  • 03-Part One
    Duration: 21min
  • 04-Chapter Two
    Duration: 13min
  • 05-Chapter Three
    Duration: 17min
  • 06-Chapter Four
    Duration: 17min
  • 07-Chapter Five
    Duration: 16min
  • 08-Chapter Six
    Duration: 21min
  • 09-Part Two
    Duration: 23min
  • 10-Chapter Eight
    Duration: 15min
  • 11-Chapter Nine
    Duration: 25min
  • 12-Chapter Ten
    Duration: 20min
  • 13-Chapter Eleven
    Duration: 23min
  • 14-Chapter Twelve
    Duration: 08min
  • 15-Chapter Thirteen
    Duration: 15min
  • 16-Chapter Fourteen
    Duration: 24min
  • 17-Chapter Fifteen
    Duration: 20min
  • 18-Part Three
    Duration: 15min
  • 19-Chapter Seventeen
    Duration: 21min
  • 20-Chapter Eighteen
    Duration: 34min
  • 21-Chapter Nineteen
    Duration: 28min
  • 22-Part Four
    Duration: 20min
  • 23-Chapter Twenty One
    Duration: 24min
  • 24-Chapter Twenty Two
    Duration: 26min
  • 25-Chapter Twenty Three
    Duration: 50min
  • 26-Chapter Twenty Four
    Duration: 31min
  • 27-Credits
    Duration: 43s
  • sample-352
    Duration: 01min

Informações: