After carving a free state
for itself in war-torn seventeenth century Europe, citizens of the modern town
of Grantville, West Virginia contend with aristocratic forces determined to do
whatever it takes to keep their grip on power.
When Grantville, West Virginia was transported back to the
year 1631—in the middle of the Thirty Years’ War, no less—many things happened.
Many opportunities arose. It’s said that a rising tide lifts all boats. Perhaps
not quite as high as the Barbie Consortium rose, however.
A cabal of ten- to twelve-year-old girls?
They aren’t twelve anymore. And they gave up playing with
dolls some years ago, when they sold them all and started an investment
consortium. A consortium that did quite well.
The Barbie Consortium hits Vienna. In several different
ways. The princes and princesses, dukes and duchesses, the common men and women
on the street have no idea what’s about to happen. Neither do the girls, but they’re
determined it’ll happen their way. Download and start listening now!