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  • Lilac Girls

  • A Novel
  • By: Martha Hall Kelly
  • Narrated by: Cassandra Campbell, Kathleen Gati, Kathrin Kana, and others
  • Length: 17 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4.5 out of 5 stars 14,522
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13,276
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 13,242

New York socialite Caroline Ferriday has her hands full with her post at the French consulate and a new love on the horizon. But Caroline's world is forever changed when Hitler's army invades Poland in September 1939 - and then sets its sights on France. An ocean away from Caroline, Kasia Kuzmerick, a Polish teenager, senses her carefree youth disappearing as she is drawn deeper into her role as courier for the underground resistance movement.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • The cover is a bit misleading, but...

  • By Joy Easton on 05-18-16

Great book

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

Reviewed: 03-19-17

I loved this book, well written good narration. So glad I found it! read it, you won't be sorry!

  • The Tea Planter's Wife

  • A Novel
  • By: Dinah Jefferies
  • Narrated by: Avita Jay
  • Length: 15 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 79
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 74
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 74

International best-selling novel set in 1920s Ceylon, about a young Englishwoman who marries a charming tea plantation owner and widower, only to discover he's keeping terrible secrets about his past, including what happened to his first wife, that lead to devastating consequences.

  • 3 out of 5 stars
  • Continual lack of communication/honesty = heartbreak

  • By Elizabeth C. on 02-04-18

enjoyable book

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

Reviewed: 10-26-16

Very much enjoyed this book! The narration and story grabbed hold and kept me there until the end!

1 of 1 people found this review helpful

  • Fireflies in December

  • By: Jennifer Erin Valent
  • Narrated by: Kate Forbes
  • Length: 8 hrs and 58 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 114
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 96
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 95

This award-winning, coming-of-age gem by Jennifer Erin Valent recounts one farm family's struggle against racial bigotry in Depression-era Virginia. When Jessilyn's parents begin raising her best friend as their own daughter, this kindness toward a dark-skinned orphan triggers threats and violence. While teetering on the brink of womanhood, Jessilyn must learn to be a shining light in a dark world.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • 1932 Virginia The Dark and the Light

  • By Debbie on 03-01-16

Great book

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

Reviewed: 04-13-15

The reader was awesome! As was the story, I got caught up in it right away & didn't want to put it down. Now excuse my while I get started on the next book:)

0 of 1 people found this review helpful