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    • Becoming Madeleine

    • A Biography of the Author of A Wrinkle in Time by Her Granddaughters
    • By: Léna Roy, Charlotte Jones Voiklis
    • Narrated by: Léna Roy, Charlotte Jones Voiklis
    • Length: 2 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
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      5 out of 5 stars 10

    Madeleine L'Engle (1918-2007) is the beloved author of A Wrinkle in Time, its sequels, and numerous other works for children and adults. Now, her granddaughters have written her biography with never-before-heard archival materials - including letters and journal entries - from throughout the writer's life. Becoming Madeleine will speak not only to fans of the icon's work but to anyone interested in writing, legacy, and the impact of one person on the people who love her.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great and read more about her

    • By caithriana on 02-26-18

    Regular price: $25.20

    • Penguins and Golden Calves

    • Icons and Idols in Antarctica and Other Unexpected Places
    • By: Madeleine L'Engle, Charlotte Jones Voiklis - foreword
    • Narrated by: Pamela Almand
    • Length: 7 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Despite protests and warnings from friends and family, author Madeleine L’Engle, at the age of seventy-four, embarked on a rafting trip to Antarctica. Her journey through the startling beauty of the continent led her to write Penguins and Golden Calves, a captivating discussion of how opening oneself up to icons, or everyday “windows to God,” leads to the development of a rich and deeply spiritual faith. 

    Regular price: $24.99

    • Mabinogion, the Four Branches

    • The Ancient Celtic Epic
    • By: Colin Jones, Lady Charlotte Guest
    • Narrated by: Colin Jones
    • Length: 3 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4
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      3 out of 5 stars 4
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    The Mabinogion is a collection of tales, told over generations, recorded in two manuscripts; Llyfr Coch Hergest ( The Red Book of Hergest) and Llyfr Gwyn Rhydderch ( The White Book of Rhydderch). Translated into English by Lady Charlotte Guest, they contain a large number of tales from the Welsh storytelling tradition.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Audio is the best way to hear these stories!

    • By Mary H. on 05-25-18

    Regular price: $14.95

    • An American Rose (BBC Radio Drama)

    • By: Charlotte Jones
    • Narrated by: Lydia Wilson, Carl Prekopp, Tilly Gaunt, and others
    • Length: 57 mins
    • Original Recording
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 5
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    The Kennedys were the most famous family in England when Joseph became American Ambassador in London. But daughter Rosemary's behaviour began to cause the family increasing concern. Award winning writer Charlotte Jones' play is inspired by the lives of two of JFK's sisters, 'Rosemary' Kennedy, who died in 2005, but underwent a prefrontal lobotomy aged 23 and Kathleen 'Kick' Kennedy who married the heir to the Duke of Devonshire.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • A bit treacly

    • By ValdereeValderahahaha on 08-19-16

    Regular price: $8.53