AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

AS LUCK WOULD HAVE IT

by | Read by J.P. Guimont

Contemporary Culture • 6 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2003

In the wake of his phenomenally successful WORST CASE SCENARIO HANDBOOK, author Piven offers this collection of true stories of good fortune. Characters include a lottery winner, a one-hit band, a rescued skier, and others. Each story ends with a kind of moral or lesson. The writing, though plain, is heavy and formal for such light material, a quality strengthened by narrator J.P. Guimont, whose humorless approach give a tone of overbearing sententiousness to the volume. On the other hand, he possesses admirable diction and reads with listenable fluidity. Y.R.
(c) AudioFile 2004, Portland, Maine [Published: APR/MAY 04]

Advertisement

Formats

Library Ed. • BBC Audiobooks America/ Sound Library • 2003

CS ISBN 0792730534 $49.95 • Four cassettes

CD ISBN 0792730542 $59.95 • Five CDs

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 ×