Extended Audio Sample

Download The Brandons Audiobook

Extended Audio Sample The Brandons, by Angela Thirkell Click for printable size audiobook cover
3.91 out of 53.91 out of 53.91 out of 53.91 out of 53.91 out of 5 3.91 (0 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Angela Thirkell Narrator: Wanda McCaddon Publisher: Blackstone Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
Regular Price: $19.95 Add to Cart
— or —
FlexPass™ Price: $12.95$5.95$5.95 for new members!
Add to Cart learn more )

The irresistible Brandons, their friends, and their servants are full of youthful nonsense and middle-aged folly. People will fall in love with the wrong person, and all are determined to misunderstand each other.

Like Barbara Pym, E. F. Benson, and Jane Austen herself, Angela Thirkell has created a small world of her own in the English countryside. Calf love, village affairs, and literary effort are her nominal subjects; but her real interest is people, at their imperfect best.

Download and start listening now!

BK_BLAK_001343

Quotes & Awards

  • “A refreshing, entertaining novel stemming directly from the Jane Austen branch of English fiction.”

    New York Times

Listener Opinions

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Barbara | 6/9/2009

    " Angela Thirkell was a British author, writing in and around WWII. Her books are set in the English countryside, having to do with the daily life of the landowners and those around them. The writing is clever, the humor very dry - the books are all a joy to read. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Gretchen | 5/27/2008

    " this was one of my audio books. it was hilarious. ESPECIALLY if you like any sort of Victorian, edwardian, mixups in love books, like Emma or Pride and Prejudice (sarah). I am actually surprised this hasn't been made into a movie, it's THAT GOOD. "

Write a Review
What is FlexPass?
  • Your first audiobook is just $5.95
  • Over 90% are at or below $12.95
  • "LOVE IT" guarantee
  • No time limits or expirations