In Persuasion, Austen's last novel, she reveals a tale of love and marriage told with irony, insight, and an evaluation of human conduct. The characters, Captain Wentworth and Anne Elliot, have met and separated years before. A reunion forces the recognition of the false values that drove them apart.
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A truly memorable performance of one of my very favourite books. Characters brought to life without over-dramatising the excentricities- I know I will be listening to this one again. Thanks Greta
This reading of this book is extremely well done. A fantastic performance. A definite must listen!
Excellently narrated. Strongly look forward to purchasing more audiobooks narrated by Ms. Scacchi. As an actress she emblems each character with a unique life force that makes for wonderful listening. BRAVO.
"Good story great reader"
I listened to the previews of all the versions of Persuasion and I am so glad I went with Greta. She read this story very well. I wish she had more books. The story itself is very good, being Jane Austen and it is made even more enjoyable by the reader.
She does a great job with inflection and changes her voice to suite the characters in a nice consistent way.
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