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ANNIE JOHN

by | Read by Robin Miles

Fiction • 4.25 hrs. • Unabridged • © 1983

Robin Miles's expert narration truly brings out the best in Jamaica Kincaid's tender account of a girl's childhood in Antigua. Miles's performance savors the tastes and smells of the novel's Caribbean setting--a great strength of Kincaid's writing--and re-creates the excitement, innocence, and sorrows of childhood with grace and skill. In rare moments Miles's pacing seems just a fraction too slow. But these moments mean nothing in comparison to her sensitive portrayal of Kincaid's vibrant protagonist, Annie John. Overall, Miles shapes this production into a vibrant and compelling listening experience. Z.S. © AudioFile 2019, Portland, Maine [Published: APRIL 2019]

Trade Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2016

CD ISBN 978-1-5047-4305-1 $24.95 • Four CDs

DD ISBN 978-1-5047-4307-5 $13.95

 

Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2016

CD ISBN 9781504743044 $49.99 • Four CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781504743068 $19.95 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN 9781504743099 multiple sources

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