AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter


by | Read by Jane Dingle, Jessica Grant, Janet Russell, Charlie Tomlinson, Patrick Warner

Fiction • 2.5 hrs. • Anthology • © 2008

While the first two collections of short fiction in Rattling Books' EarLit series include mostly local Newfoundland authors, this third volume features the work of the more-well-known Canadian writers Richard Cumyn and Steven Heighton. Cumyn's story, "My Future in Insurance," is well told by Charlie Tomlinson in a British accent that gives an additional layer of variety to this anthology. Heighton's "The Dead Are More Visible" is also compelling, as Jane Dingle's unadorned narrative style works well in capturing the emotions of the main characters, as well as the story's gruesome climax. The stories narrated by the authors have more of the Newfoundland flavor of previous EarLit editions, but they're less successful. D.B. © AudioFile 2009, Portland, Maine
[Published: JANUARY 2009]


Trade Ed. • Rattling Books • 2008

MP3-CD ISBN 978-0-9782065-5-0 $19.95 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

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 ×