To me the book was derivative and a total snoozer lacking in even a shred of charm. The narration was dreadful with the 16 & 19 year old "childre..Show More »n" sounding like three year olds. When the dog started talking I threw the device to the bed and hit delete. Plus the title here on Audible has a typo--it should read War at Home, 1914 NOT 2014. I'm shaking it off and moving on.
This is an excellent follow-up to Goodbye Piccadilly and one of the best WWI novels I have ever read. The characters are well thought out and each ha..Show More »s a fascinating story of their own that weaves seamlessly into the main story. The narration by Annie Aldington is wonderful! She gives each character their own unique voice without overdoing it with phones accents and such.