Beresford Bennett's narration of this dramatic story set in Jamaica during the 1980s moves at a steady pace. The protagonist, Ferron, is dealing with the death of his father. The rhythm of Bennett's tone and pace changes when he portrays Ferron and speaks in a Jamaican dialect. His solemn yet energetic intonation reflects the political upheaval on this small island. When he is portraying the story's female characters, his voice has a higher pitch. From time to time, one hears a tone of urgency in his voice--as if there is a need to uncover a mystery. And, indeed, there is: Ferron is trying to find out the truth about how his father died. T.E.C. © AudioFile 2019, Portland, Maine [Published: APRIL 2019]
Trade Ed. HighBridge Audio 2019
CD ISBN 9781684416622 $29.99 Five CDs
DD ISBN 9781684416639 $17.49
Get our FREE Newsletter and discover a world of audiobooks.
Let us recommend your next great audiobook!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.
If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.