A different narrator performs each of the five stories in this collection, which were inspired by vintage photographs. The opening story, about a Scottish woman's who has left a convent, is performed by Davina Porter with sharp verve that commands attention. Graham Rowat brings youthful energy to the quirkiest story, about a Canadian man who joins the circus and builds a happy life but also develops an unrequited love for a ventriloquist. Robert Ian Mackenzie adds a note of nostalgia to the story of a couple who are separated by war and most of a lifetime. The narrators create a lively, interesting production that explores history as well as immutable aspects of human nature. A.F. © AudioFile 2016, Portland, Maine [Published: NOVEMBER 2016]
Library Ed. Recorded Books 2016
CD ISBN 9781501924934 $77.75 Five CDs
MP3-CD ISBN 9781501929748 $49.75 One MP3-CDs
DD ISBN 9781501924941 $70.00
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