The narrator of this book completely ruins it. I PREFER English and Scottish accents and always try to find books with those attributes, but I made a..Show More » mistake by not heeding Denis's warning. Mr. Keating's narration is such that after 4 plus hours, I have no idea what the plot is or who the characters are. Instead of following the punctuation or the plot for inflection, he just pauses every 3 or 4 words irregardless and seems to think that the lilting quality of his narration will carry it through. It's too bad, because his voice is pleasant to listen to and I think that with a little effort he could be a very good reader. Gonna have to get the hard copy to get through this book, though.