I loved the storyline and the characters but did not care for Mary Alice Monroe's performance. Her fake southern accent and her inconsistent pronuncia..Show More »tion of "Mamaw" really took away from my listening enjoyment.
I listened to it in 6 days. Mary Alice Monroe is a great author. I also love that she read the book herself. It was her words so she knew just how to ..Show More »read it. can't wait to listen to the next on the series.
I was so excited to read this story but am unable to finish it because the narration is so irritating to me. I will look for the book in the library a..Show More »t some point so I can finish the second half. I tried so hard to make peace with the voice reading the story, which is that of the author, but it is so shaky and obviously that of a much older person trying to read the parts of young people. Totally threw me off course every time I turned it on. Sorry, Ms. Monroe, just couldn't suffer through it.
Yes, Monroe did a fine job with the narration of her novel. I can see myself reading this book (or listening) every Christmas season. It's a lovely st..Show More »ory about a family facing the challenges of a new normal and finding the true meaning of Christmas.