Library Ed. BBC Audiobooks America 2004
CS ISBN 0792733258 $54.95 Six cassettes
CD ISBN 0792733266 $79.95 Eight CDs
MP3-CD ISBN 0792733274 $29.95 One MP3-CDs
DD ISBN $20.97
Narrator Terry Donnelly more than earns her keep from the word "go." The novel's opening scenes require her to vocalize characters from England, Germany, Greece, Ireland, and the United States, and she applies authentic accents to each. As these characters--residents and tourists on a Greek island--witness a tragedy, they form unique bonds through which they come to resolve personal issues. Donnelly beautifully emotes the pain, regret, and joy Binchy's characters experience. She characterizes young and old, male and female with fitting, believable, and easily distinguishable voices. The author's pleasant, if protracted, story shines amid Donnelly's charming and spirited reading. J.J.B. © AudioFile 2005, Portland, Maine [Published: APR/MAY 05]
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