The author's emotional memoir of family, nation, and the Olympic experience is written with great feeling, but the listener is not immediately connected to the drama. Wanda McCaddon's confident tone, consistent pace, and crisp pronunciation of long Greek names are helpful. She presents a strong female voice, which is significant in telling this story of an assertive woman like the writer. As McCaddon moves us through the narrative at a swift rate, she keeps the lengthy sentences and dense personal histories of family members from weighing down the story. Her clipped British accent also works well for the formidable Angelopoulos. M.R. © AudioFile 2014, Portland, Maine [Published: JANUARY 2014]
Trade Ed. Tantor Media 2013
CD ISBN 9781452615585 $39.99 Eight CDs
MP3-CD ISBN 9781452665580 $29.99 One MP3-CDs
DD ISBN 9781452685588 $19.99
Library Ed. Tantor Media 2013
CD ISBN 9781452645582 $83.99 Eight CDs
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