Audio epistolatory novel
Perhaps the biggest, and certainly the most complex, Librivox
project I've been involved in is finished!
It took 400 days, involved about 20 different readers "playing" the various characters whose reminiscences and letters make up the story, in which different characters versions of events are told alongside each other. The Woman in White
was written by Wilkie Collins in 1859, is the first mystery novel, (which may make it attractive to Barbara who reads whodunits. The Woman in White
is widely regarded as one of the first (and finest) in the genre of ’sensation novels’. Many people know it through the musical adaptation
by Andrew Lloyd Webber in 2004. It has al,so been filmed by the BBC, a Rusian company and Holywood...
Oh yes, and you can listen, or download from the Internet Archive
, or Librivox
Labels: audio, fun, podcast