Not the best I've listened to but certainly not the worst. Characters a bit stereotyped.
The narrator did a good job.
The narrator did the best she could with the material, although she did mispronounce midwifery....by using a long i
Inflection and feeling that might not have otherwise been possible
sort of--the story felt a bit contrived to me and some of the medical aspects were questionable to me as a nurse
This book has several stories inside the original story and is well-written. The narrator does a great job with accents and I found I liked the book more than I thought when starting it!
His command of the accents
Compelling, overwhelmingly sad
The depth of the characters against the backdrop of eastern Europe during WWII
Almost. I could barely put it down
This is a story of the tragic treatment of the Jews during WWII as well as the brutality of war and the loss of humanity by soldiers.
When I started it, I nearly put it down as it was hard to listen to the details of the horrors.
However, it is well written and the story of the characters is so compelling that I found myself creating time to listen to it.
Conditionally. It is well written and engaging but the characters are not very attractive--it is hard to find one to root for
Absolutely. She is a great writer
Each [part of his journey was memorable.
When I realized that his son was dead.
This was a wonderful story about life, love, friendship and sorrow. Beautifully rendered by the author and read by the narrator. I did not want it to end!
Probably not as I now know the plot. Too many other good books to listen to
Love Anne and Vince
I had not realized it was for younger listeners..perhaps I should have!
I LOVE Susan Sarandon's voice. Listening to her was a pleasure
I am a dog owner and lover. this was such a nice story--about the people as well as the dog.
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