Catriona by Robert Louis Stevenson audiobook

Catriona

By Robert Louis Stevenson
Read by Frederick Davidson

Blackstone Publishing

Unabridged

Format: Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781470888886

  • ISBN: 9781433254987

  • ISBN: 9780786172245

Runtime: 9.12 Hours
Category: Fiction/Classics
Audience: Young Adult (12–17)
Language: English

Summary

Summary

In this sequel to the highland adventure Kidnapped, young David Balfour must defend himself and his friend, Alan Breck Stewart, against false murder charges, becoming further entangled in a political conspiracy between feuding Scottish clans. His new adventure will include shipwreck, murder, intrigue, and a Scottish lass named Catriona, with whom he falls in love at first sight. Stevenson considered this novel to be his best work.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Catriona so reeks and hums with genius that there is no refuge for the desperate reader but in straightforward prostration.” Henry James
“Frederick Davidson delivers the text of this nineteenth-century novel with a thoroughly convincing variety of Scottish brogues and English accents.” AudioFile

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Author Bio: Robert Louis Stevenson

Author Bio: Robert Louis Stevenson

Robert Louis Stevenson (1850–1894) was born in Scotland. He studied engineering and law at the University of Edinburgh and then began writing while traveling in France. The publication of Treasure Island in 1883 brought him fame and entered him on a course of romantic fiction beloved by young and old alike.

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Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction/Classics
Runtime: 9.12
Audience: Young Adult (12–17)
Language: English