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Sol Sandperl

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Absolutely excellent. Written with heart acuity and great insight. Exploring the self realization from extreme sufferings

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-31-18

Narrator was captivating. He became the other characters. His accents were true to the pirate or prisoners. Well written

Great book!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 02-23-18

If you could sum up Barkskins in three words, what would they be?

Warm, concise, adventurous

What did you like best about this story?

The description of the Indians - they're lives - their culture , their mysteriousness

Have you listened to any of Robert Petkoff’s other performances before? How does this one compare?

I have not heard other performances by him, but he is a phenomenal narrator - gifted with all the different accents!!

Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

Both

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

Starts a little slow and then becomes riveting!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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4 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-27-15

What did you like best about this story?

Going into incredible depth in depicting McCarthy in the hearings. Mesmerizing!

What about Kristoffer Tabori’s performance did you like?

All of it. Excellent reader,

What’s the most interesting tidbit you’ve picked up from this book?

The Red scare was incredibly pervasive in the American psyche in the early 1950s.

Great audio book!!!

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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars
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5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 07-27-15

What made the experience of listening to The Boys in the Boat the most enjoyable?

The family story about the the main character Joe

Any additional comments?

Highly enjoyable and filled with depth and poignancy and historical relevance