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Evangeline Audiobook
Evangeline
Written by: 
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Narrated by: 
Harry Fleetwood
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Evangeline Audiobook

Evangeline

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Publisher's Summary

Evangeline describes the betrothal of an Acadian girl named Evangeline Bellefontaine to her beloved, Gabriel Lajeunesse, and their separation as the British deport the Acadians from Acadie in the Great Upheaval.

The poem then follows Evangeline across the landscapes of America as she spends years in a search for him. Finally she settles in Philadelphia and, as an old woman, works as a nun among the poor. While tending the dying during an epidemic she finds Gabriel among the sick, and he dies in her arms.

©2008 Saland Publishing; (P)2008 Saland Publishing

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    Annette M. Stacy Tulsa, Oklahoma 11-11-08
    Annette M. Stacy Tulsa, Oklahoma 11-11-08 Member Since 2014

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    "Wrong Narrator"

    I love this story -- it is by far one of my favorites. However, this Narrator doesn't seem to get that it is a love story. He just reads the words -- without any emotion at all. This could be read better with someone who understands and likes the story.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Gabriel Fitchburg, WI, United States 01-17-11
    Gabriel Fitchburg, WI, United States 01-17-11 Member Since 2016
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    "Best media purchase of ever."

    This audiobook is amazing. I've purchased no book, movie, album, or tv show that has given me as much joy as this recording of Longfellow's Evangeline.

    Do yourself a favor, and buy this recording!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Gabriel Madison, WI, United States 10-11-10
    Gabriel Madison, WI, United States 10-11-10 Member Since 2016
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    "Excellent!"

    This is my favorite audiobook. This excellent reading can be listened to again and again, and enjoyed more and more. I strongly recommend this audiobook.

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