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    • The Sealwoman's Gift

    • By: Sally Magnusson
    • Narrated by: Katherine Manners
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 15

    The debut novel set in 17th-century Iceland by Sunday Times best-selling author and broadcaster Sally Magnusson. There is a true incident in Icelandic history little known outside their culture. In 1627, Barbary pirates raided an island off the Iceland coast - and abducted 250 inhabitants into slavery in Algiers. Among them was a pastor, his wife and their three children. The pastor was sent back on a failed mission to seek ransom and wrote an account of his adventures. But what happened to the islanders?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Beautifully written, compelling storytelling

    • By Cathy L. on 03-04-18

    Regular price: $22.71

    • Where Memories Go

    • Why Dementia Changes Everything
    • By: Sally Magnusson
    • Narrated by: Sally Magnusson
    • Length: 10 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 13

    Regarded as one of the finest journalists of her generation, Mamie Baird Magnusson's whole life was a celebration of words - words that she fought to retain in the grip of a disease which is fast becoming the scourge of the 21st century. Married to writer and broadcaster Magnus Magnusson, they had five children of whom Sally is the eldest.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very much appreciated.

    • By M. Bond on 04-21-14

    Regular price: $17.55