Call anytime(888) 283-5051
 

You no longer follow Anika

You will no longer see updates from this user when they write new reviews, or suggestions based on their library or recommendations.

You can re-follow a user if you change your mind.

OK

You now follow Anika

You will receive updates from this user when they write new reviews, or suggestions based on their library or recommendations.

You can unfollow a user if you change your mind.

OK

Anika

Member Since 2013

ratings
1
REVIEWS
1
FOLLOWING
0
FOLLOWERS
0
HELPFUL VOTES
0

  • The Potato Factory: The Australian Trilogy, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (23 hrs and 27 mins)
    • By Bryce Courtenay
    • Narrated By Humphrey Bower
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (3347)
    Performance
    (2372)
    Story
    (2376)

    Always leave a little salt on the bread. Ikey Solomon's favorite saying is also his way of doing business, and in the business of thieving he's very successful indeed. Ikey's partner in crime is his mistress, the forthright Mary Abacus, until misfortune befalls them. They are parted and each must make the harsh journey from thriving nineteenth century London to the convict settlement of Van Diemen's Land.

    karen says: "Best audiobook of the year!"
    "Complex, yet beautifully easy listening!"
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    If you could sum up The Potato Factory in three words, what would they be?

    addicting, real, gritty


    What was one of the most memorable moments of The Potato Factory?

    Mary's journey to Van Demon's land by boat


    What does Humphrey Bower bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    Accents for each of the characters. Humphrey's melodious voice made the story weave together in a lovely way.


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    Both! It made me cringe at times, but that's what makes it real.


    Any additional comments?

    Excellent listen! Highly recommended. what a great intro to Audible.

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful

Report Inappropriate Content

If you find this review inappropriate and think it should be removed from our site, let us know. This report will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.

Cancel

Thank You

Your report has been received. It will be reviewed by Audible and we will take appropriate action.