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 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.