Narrator Mary Jane Wells deftly weaves the four stories in this anthology. When four friends at Madame Rochambeaux's Gentle School for Girls find an old sixpence, they're convinced that it will bring them luck in getting married. The stories follow the old rhyme: "Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, and a sixpence in her shoe." The listener easily envisions the ballrooms of the English aristocracy as each heroine meets her true love. Wells subtly distinguishes the voices of the four couples, matching the pace of each story. All four stories blend into a satisfying listen. S.B. © AudioFile 2017, Portland, Maine [Published: JANUARY 2017]
Trade Ed. Harper Audio 2016
CD ISBN 978-1-4417-3042-8 $39.99 Nine CDs
DD ISBN 9780062643421 $24.99
Library Ed. Blackstone Audio 2016
CD ISBN 9781441730459 $59.99 Nine CDs
MP3-CD ISBN 978-1-4417-3046-6 $39.99 One MP3-CDs
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