AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter


by | Read by Matilda Novak

Romantic Fiction • 10 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2015

Matilda Novak's soft, slow narration hits all the right notes in this gripping story set in 1930s Oklahoma in the days of Pretty Boy Floyd, the Great Depression, and Prohibition. Surgical nurse Mayme Hollaway, married to a local barber who counts Floyd among his friends, helps patients in and, secretly, out of the little local hospital, encountering danger, intrigue, and love. Novak's Southern accents are well done. She naturally slips between the regional speech and harsher tones of the proud but sometimes dangerous hill folk and the more elegant delivery of the more educated town residents. Delivering a snapshot of a time and place, this audiobook gives listeners a romantic thriller and a tantalizing glimpse of America's past. A.C.P. © AudioFile 2016, Portland, Maine [Published: DECEMBER 2016]

Digital Download • Alternative Book Press • 2016

DD ISBN $19.95

Advertisement Advertisement
The latest audiobook reviews, right in your inbox.

Get our FREE Newsletter and discover a world of audiobooks.


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.



Thank you for contacting us!

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

Back Home ×


Thank you for signing up!

Our group will review and follow up soon.

Back Home ×