Fortune's Rocks Quartet
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(3.7 based on 318 ratings)
  • 1
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  • 2
    Sea Glass | Anita Shreve

    Sea Glass

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Anita Shreve
    • Narrated By Judith Ann Gantly
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (115)
    Performance
    (25)
    Story
    (25)

    Honora and Sexton are just settling into their new marriage, and have just bought their beloved New Hampshire house, when the economy crashes and everything in their world changes. Anita Shreve presents a "literary novel of the caliber and craft of Edith Wharton or Henry James," says the Baltimore Sun.

    A pleasant surprise!

    This was the first book by Shreve that I had ever encountered. I was very surprised with how much I enjoyed the book. The characters were colorful a..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 09 2003 by Deneen (Frankston, TX, USA)
  • 3
    The Pilot's Wife: A Novel | Anita Shreve

    The Pilot's Wife: A Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 48 mins)
    • By Anita Shreve
    • Narrated By Melanie Griffith
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (92)
    Performance
    (84)
    Story
    (84)

    Until now, Kathryn Lyons's life has been peaceful if unextraordinary: a satisfying job teaching high school in the New England mill town of her childhood; a picture-perfect home by the ocean; a precocious, independent-minded fifteen-year-old daughter; and a happy marriage whose occasional dull passages she attributes to the unavoidable deadening of time.

    Riveting

    I found this book riveting and didn't eat or much else 'till I finished it!
    The quality of the reader's voice was unbelievable, the way it changed..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 26 2015 by sproatlaked ()
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    Body Surfing: A Novel | Anita Shreve

    Body Surfing: A Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 30 mins)
    • By Anita Shreve
    • Narrated By Lolita Davidovich
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (111)
    Performance
    (24)
    Story
    (24)

    At the age of 29, Sydney has already been once divorced and once widowed. Trying to regain her footing, she has answered an ad to tutor the daughter of a well-to-do couple as they spend the summer in their oceanfront New Hampshire cottage. But when the Edwards' two grown sons arrive at the beach house, Sydney finds herself caught up in a destructive web of old tensions and bitter divisions. As the brothers vie for her affections, the fragile existence Sydney has rebuilt for herself is threatened.

    Boring? Not!

    Another stellar performance from Anita Shreve, who never dissappoints, with her incsiive insights into family relationships and rich, evocative sense ..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 10 2007 by Pamela Harvey (The Coast of Rhode Island)