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AN IRISH COUNTRY GIRL

by | Read by Terry Donnelly

Fiction • 10.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2009

Taylor’s novel starts slowly as Maureen Kincaid tells a group of children a ghost story. As the story she tells sparks memories of her youth, Terry Donnelly's reading gradually enchants listeners as much as it does Maureen's fictional audience. Donnelly’s Irish brogue creates a strong sense of place. He’s especially good at emphasizing emotion: the warmth with which the woman who once dreamed of teaching tells her tale, the worry with which she first greets her psychic gift, or the sadness with which she remembers her late husband. Nostalgia, the lost dreams of youth, and a mystical world of spirits combine to keep listeners spellbound. J.A.S. © AudioFile 2010, Portland, Maine [Published: MAY 2010]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Macmillan Audio • 2009

CD ISBN 978-1-4272-0890-3 $39.99 • Eight CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

 

Library Ed. • BBC Audiobooks America • 2010

CD ISBN 978-0-7927-6902-6 $89.95 • Eight CDs

DD ISBN 978-0-7927-6903-3 multiple sources

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