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  • Isle of Palms

  • A Lowcountry Tale, Book 3
  • By: Dorothea Benton Frank
  • Narrated by: Robin Miles
  • Length: 18 hrs and 8 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 349
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 319
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 314

Dorothea Benton Frank is a treasure of American letters with numerous New York Times best-sellers to her credit and a portfolio full of critical acclaim. “Mixing high drama and high jinks” ( Booklist), her third Lowcountry novel follows the fortunes of the dysfunctional Abbot family. Looking to set her life aright, Anna Lutz Abbot returns to her South Carolina lowcountry hometown. And as she attempts to right past wrongs, Anna receives help and support from a quirky cast of lovable locals sure to endear themselves to listeners.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • A feel good story

  • By Sheryl on 02-04-13

Loved this story.

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Reviewed: 01-31-13

What made the experience of listening to Isle of Palms the most enjoyable?

Sounded like I was listening to someone's life story. Had reality to it.

What was one of the most memorable moments of Isle of Palms?

It made me laugh a lot. Loved the southern slangs and terms.

What does Robin Miles bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

She reads so well. Brings all the characters to life. I think I would love listening to anything she reads. She pulls you into the story like you are there.

Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

When the main character hit the fan and did major car damage.

Any additional comments?

Loved this book.

3 of 3 people found this review helpful