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by | Read by Julia Gibson

Fiction • 19 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2001

Jack St. Bride was a teacher whose reputation was destroyed by a malicious student. After serving jail time for statutory rape, a crime he didn't commit, Jack moves to Salem Falls, New Hampshire, and takes a menial job. This helps for a while, but soon history repeats itself, and Jack, a registered sex offender, is again accused of rape. Narrator Julia Gibson has a pleasing, light voice and is strongest when portraying Jack's accusers, a Wiccan coven of young girls. But her voice doesn't convince as the story enters the more serious legal aspects of a court trial. With a plot that is reminiscent of Arthur Miller's CRUCIBLE and Lillian Hellman's CHILDREN'S HOUR, Picoult's novel creates plausible characters entangled in an intriguing plot. A must for Picoult's many fans. S.J.H. © AudioFile 2007, Portland, Maine [Published: DEC 07/ JAN 08]



Library Ed. • Recorded Books • 2007

CS ISBN 9781419390333 $113.75 • Sixteen cassettes

CD ISBN 9781419390357 $123.75 • Sixteen CDs

DD ISBN $48.97

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