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THE LADY OF THE RIVERS

Earphones Award Winner

by | Read by Bianca Amato

Historical Fiction • 19 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2011

Bianca Amato has a voice to rave about. Her narration is pure joy to hear. Add to that a fabulous story in this third installment of Philippa Gregory’s Cousins’ War series, and you have an audio experience to savor. Amato’s elegant diction highlights the life, loves, rivalries, and betrayals faced by beautiful, intelligent, and unconventional Jacquetta of Luxembourg, mother of Elizabeth Woodville, the White Queen. Amato captures both the young Jacquetta, a descendant of the water goddess Melusina, and the more mature woman who makes life-altering decisions for herself, her husband, and her many children. Court favorite and confidante to Queen Margaret d’Anjou, Jacquetta rises to power in a male-dominated society, an achievement that proves controversial and dangerous. Amato’s striking performance draws lifelike portraits from Gregory’s blend of research and imagination. S.J.H. Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award © AudioFile 2011, Portland, Maine [Published: NOVEMBER 2011]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Simon & Schuster Audio • 2011

CD ISBN 9781442344129 $44.95 • Fifteen CDs

DD ISBN 9781442344136 $29.95

 

Library Ed. • Recorded Books • 2011

CS ISBN 978-1-4618-3109-9 $123.75 • Fifteen cassettes

CD ISBN 9781461805823 $123.75 • Fifteen CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 978-1-4618-4058-9 $647.75 • Two MP3-CDs

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