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These High, Green Hills Audiobook
These High, Green Hills
Written by: 
Jan Karon
Narrated by: 
John McDonough
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These High, Green Hills Audiobook

These High, Green Hills: The Mitford Years, Book 3

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Publisher's Summary

At last, Mitford's rector and lifelong bachelor, Father Tim, has married his talented and vivacious neighbor, Cynthia. Now, of course, they must face love's challenges: new sleeping arrangements for Father Tim's sofa-sized dog, Cynthia's urge to decorate the rectory Italian-villa-style, and the growing pains of the thrown-away boy who's become like a son to the rector.

Add a life-changing camping trip, the arrival of the town's first policewoman, and a new computer that requires the patience of a saint, and you know you're in for another engrossing visit to Mitford, the little town that readers everywhere call home.

Don't miss out on the rest of Father Tim's adventures in Mitford.

©1996 Jan Karon; (P)1996 Recorded Books, LLC All rights reserved

What the Critics Say

"A cozy and satisfying read." (Publishers Weekly)

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    Jill D. Wilkerson Tampa 03-03-16
    Jill D. Wilkerson Tampa 03-03-16 Member Since 2015
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    "So wonderful!"

    All of these books are like taking a mini vacation whenever you can steal away to read them.

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    Kelly 02-13-16
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    "Terrific, terrific, terrific"

    As always, fantastic. John McDonough does a bang up job with Jan Karon's fabulous characters. What's there not to like?

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    "always my favorite!!"

    John McDonough is definitely the best narrator I've ever heard. He is especially grand in this particular series. I do not like the lady narrator in this series at all.

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    Annette Paoli, PA, USA 12-31-14
    Annette Paoli, PA, USA 12-31-14 Member Since 2008
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    "good for the soul"

    this book makes you think about others and what you can do, good for the heart!

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    "A Dose of Comfort"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    This third installment of the Mitford series is as heartwarming and fun-filled as the first two.We see further developments in the character of Father Tim as he comes to terms with married life for the first time in 61 years, no easy task. Along the way, he offers comfort and compassion to those experiencing tragedy, sadness, and brokenness. There are many important life lessons to be learned from the sometimes wise and sometimes naive, Father Tim.


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Father Tim - because he's so human I can almost see him!


    Which character – as performed by John McDonough – was your favorite?

    Hoppy Harper


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    S. Shelton 01-11-14

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    "Phenomenal!"

    I have listened to the series a few times and this book is the one that really stands out and stays in my heart. Laughing 1 minute and sobbing the next. So many lives are changed.
    Lace and Poo Ball, Aunt Sadie, Dooley and Poo Ball's mother, Sissy and Sassy. Great people, a few who are from a living condition that is abhorrent and unimaginable. I "love" the love between the Father and Cynthia, so sweet. I also love that this series is Christian and has powerful morals.

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    Nancy Central Valley, California 10-26-13
    Nancy Central Valley, California 10-26-13 Member Since 2007
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    "Easy listen, no drama"

    Although this is not the most exciting book in the world, I really enjoyed it. It made me laugh and cry. Most of the book is light humor, with a touch of poignancy. I listened to this on 35 minute commute every day and looked forward to it each time I got in my car. I'm going to download the next in the series.

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    Frank Higgins Wayne, NJ USA 02-09-13
    Frank Higgins Wayne, NJ USA 02-09-13 Member Since 2014
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    "Hooked on These High Green Hills"

    I took a chance on the first of this series ("At Home in Mitford") and despite myself, brecame enthralled. When my local library no longer had the Audio CD's, I had to dip into my Audible.com credits to continue the journey. Well worth the investment. Jan Karon spins delightful characters who act with compassion to create a delightful tableau of small town life.

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    Sara cental point, Oregon, United States 11-05-12
    Sara cental point, Oregon, United States 11-05-12 Member Since 2012
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    "Excellent story"
    What did you love best about These High, Green Hills?

    I loved that Christ love is weaved through the pages


    What did you like best about this story?

    I loved the stroy line of one preacher living his life to honor God in everyday situations


    What about John McDonough’s performance did you like?

    His narration was wonderful, easy to listen to and soothing


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    Lisa United States 09-18-12
    Lisa United States 09-18-12
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    "Refreshingly endearing"
    What did you love best about These High, Green Hills?

    McDonough does justice to all the characters, but especially Father Tim. I find this books so uplifting, motivating to make a difference, funny, and endearing. I cooked several suppers while listening. Loved it


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