Vivienne Leheny's narration of this audiobook brings the remarkable story of the champion racehorse Lexington to life against the backdrop of the Civil War-era South. Leheny's voice captures the essence of each moment--from the exhilarating highs of Lexington's racing triumphs to the tense mood of a nation in turmoil. Leheny's ability to convey a wide range of emotions with subtlety and depth resonates with the listener. Her pacing and intonation provide a vivid and immersive experience that transports the listener to the world of horse racing. Kim Wickens's passionate narrative is beautifully written. Still, Leheny's performance adds richness and dynamism to the story, navigating the historical context of Lexington's legacy's, along with the complexities of horse racing, to create an unforgettable listening experience. F.S.M. © AudioFile 2024, Portland, Maine [Published: JANUARY 2024]
Trade Ed. Random House Audio 2023
DD ISBN 9780593739860 $22.50
Library Ed. Books on Tape 2023
DD ISBN 9780593739877 $76.00
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