AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

STARTING FROM SENECA FALLS

by | Read by Bernadette Dunne

Children Ages 8+ • 4.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2020

Narrator Bernadette Dunne's gentle brogue enhances her portrayal of Bridie, an orphaned refugee from the Irish famine, now living in Seneca Falls, New York. While fleeing the fate of indentured servitude with an abusive family, Bridie meets Rose, a free African-American girl who helps Bridie find work at the home of the wealthy and eccentric Mrs. Stanton. Listeners who know their women's and abolitionist history will recognize Elizabeth Cady Stanton as she organizes the first formal women's rights convention. Dunne smoothly portrays a cast of historical characters including the Stantons, Lucretia Mott, and Frederick Douglass, as well as fictional characters from different classes and backgrounds. Historical fiction fans will be swept up by Dunne's engaging, well-paced narration. S.C. © AudioFile 2020, Portland, Maine [Published: AUGUST 2020]

Trade Ed. • Listening Library • 2020

DD ISBN 9780593208267 $15.00

 

Library Ed. • Listening Library • 2020

DD ISBN 9780593208274 $38.00

Advertisement
The latest audiobook reviews, right in your inbox.

Get our FREE Newsletter and discover a world of audiobooks.

envelope

AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
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.

×

Thank you for signing up.

×

Thanks!

Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×