Robin Miles's luminous narration will make converts of those who usually abstain from the short story genre. She does not overdo or overemphasize any moment. Her voice has a quiet lushness that suits the carefully curated prose of acclaimed Haitian-American writer Edwidge Danticat. With subtle alterations in her intonation, pitch, and inflection, Miles creates haunting portraits of characters who are experiencing great challenges. These stories are set in Haitian communities, both in the U.S. and abroad. Miles's delicate accents and flawless pronunciation of Haitian-Creole and French words adds authenticity. With Miles at the helm, listeners can easily imagine all the moments prior to and following the events she portrays, and that gift makes this a rare auditory experience. M.J. Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award © AudioFile 2019, Portland, Maine [Published: OCTOBER 2019]
Library Ed. Recorded Books 2019
CD ISBN 9781501986901 $102.75 Five CDs
MP3-CD ISBN 9781980046851 $49.75 One MP3-CDs
DD ISBN 9781501987083 $92.00
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