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Brett

Elkins, WV, United States
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  • No Ordinary Time

  • Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt: The Home Front in World War II
  • By: Doris Kearns Goodwin
  • Narrated by: Nelson Runger
  • Length: 39 hrs and 18 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 1,018
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 916
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 913

No Ordinary Time describes how the isolationist and divided United States of 1940 was unified under the extraordinary leadership of Franklin Roosevelt to become the preeminent economic and military power in the world.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Great at 1.5 speed

  • By Brett on 01-04-13

Great at 1.5 speed

Overall
5 out of 5 stars
Performance
4 out of 5 stars
Story
5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 01-04-13

What about Nelson Runger’s performance did you like?

I liked the voice alright. However, I think 10 hours of the 40 hour book were the narrator's pauses between sentences. I listened at 1 and a half speed and loved it then.

38 of 38 people found this review helpful