The Midwife Series
Books in series3
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  • 1
    The Midwife's Revolt | Jodi Daynard

    The Midwife's Revolt

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Jodi Daynard
    • Narrated By Julia Whelan
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (2004)
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    (1992)

    On a dark night in 1775, Lizzie Boylston is awakened by the sound of cannons. From a hill south of Boston, she watches as fires burn in Charlestown, in a battle that she soon discovers has claimed her husband's life.

    Seemed true to the thoughts of the revolutionary war

    The story held my attention well, although a little slow at times, it reflects what I would imagine the pace of life at those times. The inner streng..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 23 2015 by Carmen Moore ()
  • 2
    Our Own Country: A Novel | Jodi Daynard

    Our Own Country: A Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Jodi Daynard
    • Narrated By Cristina Panfilio
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (431)
    Performance
    (395)
    Story
    (395)

    In 1770s Boston, a prosperous merchant's daughter, Eliza Boylston, lives a charmed life - until war breaches the walls of the family estate and forces her to live in a world in which wealth can no longer protect her.

    BRAVO!!!!

    Love Love LOVE this book. Finally now understand and respect Eliza. She is a hero and a fighter. it opens with her saying once she became bad she was ..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 14 2016 by Dinosaur Mommy (Connecticut)
  • 3
    A More Perfect Union: A Novel | Jodi Daynard

    A More Perfect Union: A Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By Jodi Daynard
    • Narrated By Marcus Stewart
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (56)
    Performance
    (49)
    Story
    (45)

    In 1794, Johnny Watkins returns to America from Barbados, intent on becoming a great statesman. Even his hero, John Adams, believes the gifted boy will go far. There's just one catch: Johnny must learn to pass for white. He finds a spirited and lovely confidante in Kate, one of the few who knows that Johnny's father had been born a slave. But as he moves closer toward the new city of Washington, Johnny leaves Kate behind, falling instead for a prominent Maryland heiress who may not have his best interests at heart.

    Beautiful story

    Having read the other two books in the series I was moved to listen to this one. It was a touching story of a strong honorable young man who grappled ..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 30 2017 by Bo Albers ()