AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

SAINT MAZIE

by | Read by Tavia Gilbert

Fiction • 9.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2015

As always, Tavia Gilbert is a shining light as an audiobook performer. Her voice is as varied as the diverse cast of characters in this unusually structured novel. The Mazie of the title is a scrappy, independent woman; one follows her progress on gritty Depression-era streets through diary entries and other characters' accounts. At times, the transitions between these different narratives seem awkward or stilted. In addition, some details enlighten while others drag down the pacing by elaborating on peripherally important details. Overall, though, the story has its appeal--essentially it's a family saga that spans a motley cast populating New York City's Lower East Side. Gilbert's energy and alacrity with voices make this a notable listen. L.B.F. © AudioFile 2015, Portland, Maine [Published: MAY 2015]

Advertisement

Formats

Trade Ed. • Hachette Audio • 2015

CD ISBN 9781478903819 $30.00 • Eight CDs

DD ISBN 9781478903826 $24.98

 

Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2015

CD ISBN 978-1-4789-3344-1 $79.99 • Eight CDs

Get our Newsletter
Connect with AudioFile
envelope

AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.

If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.

×

Thank you for signing up.

×

Thanks!

Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×