AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

THE PERFECT DAUGHTER

by | Read by Lin Sagovsky

Fiction • 8.7 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2000

The apparent suicide of 19-year old Verona North drives her father's cousin, suffragette Nell Bray, to investigate the death as a possible murder. It's 1914 in England, and Nell must contend with persecution from the government, suspicion from the family, and a host of colorful anarchists and other characters who were part of Verona's life. This gives Lin Sagovsky a chance to exercise her ability with voices; she's especially good with the women. Her first-person narration as Nell brings out the suffragette's intelligence and independence. The dénouement is less interesting than the period details--crackling phones, vicious anti-feminist police, and Great War clouds on the horizon. J.B.G. (c) AudioFile 2002, Portland, Maine [Published: JUN/JUL 02]

Advertisement

Formats

Book pak • BBC Audiobooks America/ Chivers • 2002

CS ISBN 0754007413 $69.95 • Eight cassettes

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 ×