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by | Read by Mia Barron

Fiction • 8 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2006

In this delightful audiobook, young Frederica is being raised in a college dormitory, the only child of professors whose lofty ideals have yet to solidify in their daughter’s mind. Intrigue ensues with the on-campus arrival of Miss French, the first wife of Frederica’s father. Lipman’s irresistible storytelling features charming descriptions and three-dimensional characters with crisp edges and vibrant colors. Mia Barron’s performance is utterly appropriate for Lipman’s style. Her animated voice sounds fresh and earnest, and she’s engaging from the outset. Each member of this lively cast is given a distinct voice, and Barron’s understanding of the text’s humor and gentle social commentary is evident in a splendid reading. L.B.F. © AudioFile 2006, Portland, Maine [Published: OCT/ NOV 06]



Trade Ed. • AudioGo • 2006

DD ISBN multiple sources


Library Ed. • AudioGo • 2006

CD ISBN 978-0-7927-4053-7 $37.95 • Seven CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 978-0-7927-4228-9 $22.95 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

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