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    • The Misremembered Man

    • By: Christina McKenna
    • Narrated by: Gary Furlong
    • Length: 8 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 29

    The Misremembered Man is a beautifully rendered portrait of life in rural Ireland which charms and delights with its authentic characters and gentle humor. This vivid portrayal of the universal search for love brings with it a darker tale, heartbreaking in its poignancy.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Engaging Tale

    • By Becky on 05-14-18

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Godforsaken Daughter

    • By: Christina McKenna
    • Narrated by: Sue Pitkin
    • Length: 12 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 89
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 71
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 71

    When Ruby Clare's father was alive, they toiled together happily on their dairy farm in Northern Ireland. Since his death Ruby - thirty-three, plump but comely - has been forced indoors and made a domestic drudge for Martha, her endlessly critical mother, and her prettier younger sisters, May and June.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Lilting Irish

    • By Kindle Customer on 04-21-17

    Regular price: $17.99

    • The Spinster Wife

    • By: Christina McKenna
    • Narrated by: Alana Kerr Collins
    • Length: 11 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 38
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 30

    Rita-Mae has lived in fear for as long as she can remember. Fear of being alone, fear of her past and, above all, fear of her husband, Harry. Until she spots an advertisement for a vacant cottage in a small town in Northern Ireland. She makes her escape filled with hope, ready to start a new life in a new home, free from the pain of her past. But her place of refuge may not be as safe - or as anonymous - as she thought.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • woeful performance

    • By Aoife on 07-29-18

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Disenchanted Widow

    • By: Christina McKenna
    • Narrated by: Anne Flosnik
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 50
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 51

    It’s the summer of 1981. Newly widowed Bessie Halstone is fleeing Belfast with her young son, Herkie. She’s wrongly suspected of pocketing £10,000, the loot from a heist carried out by Packie, her late (and unmourned) husband. Bessie has plans. She longs to make a fresh start. But first she must reach the safety of her sister’s home, in County Sligo, to borrow money for the trip.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Ireland, out of Dublin and into the obscurity of a tiny town.

    • By Kindle Customer on 01-04-18

    Regular price: $17.99

    • Der übersehene Mann

    • By: Christina McKenna
    • Narrated by: Gilles Karolyi
    • Length: 10 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Bauer Jamie McCloone und Lehrerin Lydia Devine leiden beide unter dem kürzlichen Verlust eines geliebten Menschen. Sie geben eine Kontaktanzeige auf, um ihrer Einsamkeit endlich zu entfliehen. Mit Hilfe von Briefen umwirbt der ungehobelte Jamie die ehrbare Lydia. Sie ist bereit, sich auf ihn einzulassen. Doch Jamies traumatische Kindheit und die daraus resultierende Tabletten- und Alkoholsucht werden zu einer nahezu unüberwindbaren Hürde in ihrer Beziehung im ländlichen Irland.

    Regular price: $18.75