- helpful votes
The Turn of the Screw
- By: Henry James
- Narrated by: Emma Thompson, Richard Armitage - introduction
- Length: 4 hrs and 40 mins
Academy Award, Golden Globe, and Emmy winner Emma Thompson lends her immense talent and experienced voice to Henry James' Gothic ghost tale, The Turn of the Screw. When a governess is hired to care for two children at a British country estate, she begins to sense an otherworldly presence around the grounds. Are they really ghosts she's seeing? Or is something far more sinister at work?
Great, but Mightn't be the Best on Audible
- By Gillian on 03-16-16
What a treat!
Would you listen to The Turn of the Screw again? Why?
I would listen to this book again for the language alone. Henry James' phrasing is delicious.
What did you like best about this story?
Emma Thompson's performance was brilliant.
4 of 6 people found this review helpful