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Earphones Award Winner

by | Read by Julie Harris

Biography & Memoir • 9.2 hrs. • Unabridged • © 1942

Julie Harris's presentation of Beryl Markham's autobiography is an outstanding success for the audio format. Consider it an essential title for any collection. This is a superb example of the enhancement voice can give to text. The clarity and warmth of Harris's voice perfectly match Markham's exuberance and love of life. Her perfect diction glides smoothly over African names, and she successfully uses dialect and inflection for native characters. The haunting reflections of British East Africa in the '20's and '30's, the airplanes, horses, dogs and wild animals--present an unforgettable portrait enlivened by the brilliant narration. R.F.W. Winner of AUDIOFILE Earphones Award ©AudioFile, Portland, Maine [Published: DEC 92]



Airbox pak • Audio Partners • 1987

CS ISBN 0945353723 $29.95 • Six cassettes

CD ISBN 1572703830 $34.95 • Eight CDs

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