AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

SPORT

by | Read by Anne Bobby

Children Ages 8+ • 4.25 hrs. • Unabridged • © 1979

Sport lives an exotic life. As the only child of an absentminded artist in New York City, Sport budgets, takes care of bills, cooks, and cleans to keep their small loft apartment running. A female reader is an odd choice for a book centered on a boy, but Anne Bobby has a youthful, winning voice. Her vocal characterization is weak, but there aren't a lot of characters, and listeners won’t wonder who’s speaking. The production gains momentum when Sport inherits millions from his late grandfather and his mother suddenly wants custody. This serviceable reading of a solid story will make for good family listening. A.F. © AudioFile 2006, Portland, Maine [Published: FEB/ MAR 06]

Advertisement

Formats

Trade Ed. • Listening Library • 2004

DD ISBN 9780804168489 $18.00

Get our Newsletter
Connect with AudioFile
envelope

AudioFile Newsletter

Sign up to receive FREE email newsletters from AudioFile. Get audiobook recommendations and reviews straight to your inbox.

×

Thank you for signing up.

×

Thanks!

Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×