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  • Unbreak My Heart

  • A Memoir
  • By: Toni Braxton
  • Narrated by: Robin Eller
  • Length: 7 hrs and 43 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 224
  • Performance
    4 out of 5 stars 201
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 201

While Toni Braxton may appear to be living a charmed life, hers is in fact a tumultuous story: A tale of personal triumph after a public unraveling. In her heartfelt memoir, the six-time Grammy Award-winning singer and star of WE tv's hit reality series Braxton Family Values is unapologetically honest in revealing the intimate details of her journey. Toni and the entire Braxton clan have become America's favorite musical family, but what fans may not know is the intense guilt Toni once felt when she accepted a recording deal that excluded her sisters.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • I love the content and story, but not narration...

  • By Elijah on 08-31-15

Great Content/Poor Narration

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

Reviewed: 07-24-17

I'm a big Toni Braxton fan so I loved the insight she provided regarding her life. The content in the book is great. It kept me listening although the narration was bad.

I would've loved for Toni to narrate the book herself. I listened to another memoir last week that was read by the author and being able to imagine what she went through made it much better because you could hear the emotion. It wasn't the case here.

I initially thought this was being read by a robot and considered not even getting into the book. I'm glad I changed my mind but there was no emotion in the narrator's voice. She is very dull. She also mispronounced quite a few words and took random pauses mid-sentence. It was weird. I can imagine Toni singing certain parts or imitating Tamar's voice but you don't get that here.

Again, it's a wonderful memoir but at this point I will pass on any book narrated by this person.

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