Shepherds Abiding is already on my
When they give each other their gifts.
Even though Fr. Cavanaugh was born and raised in the South, I have never imagined that he would have a terribly strong accent, unless the circumstances called for it. Mr. McDonough's performance followed my perception, so I was very satisfied with his interpretation.
Another Gift of the Magi.....
I am glad I bought it. It will be in my permanent collection.
Thoughtful, tragic, restful
The different twists of the plot. At certain points, you think you have it figured out - another
Where they meet on the hill. I could almost reach out an touch the hills, and the feelings of the characters is poignant.
A gentleman through the years....
Today we would consider this a period piece since it was written before WWII. Peter West is one of Stevenson's first published novels. She wrote more than 40 books throughout her lifetime, from the late 1920's into the 1960's. Over that time frame, her style evolved a bit as did the perspective, tone, and style of the world around her. I was especially glad to be able to listen to this audiobook as it is not available in print anymore and hard to find.
I would recommend this book to anyone that enjoys books of this place and period - Great Britain in the early part of the last century. Stevenson's books are
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