If you haven't had the pleasure of listening to an audiobook read by Tavia Gilbert, do
yourself a treat and listen to any of the 300 audiobooks she has narrated. Ms. Gilbert has a beautiful voice and reading style. Her male characters are simply amazing, to the point you forget that only one person is reading. Ms Gilbert's artful interpretation of each character regardless of age or gender is superb. Words fail to express the powerful presentation Ms.Gilbert accomplishes narrating this book.
|Tavia Gilbert Narrator|
Audiobook Review of Maggie Vaults Over the Moon, by Grant Overstake
|Author Grant Overstake|
With her brother gone she does her best to tackle farm chores that he and their father did and driving a grain truck was one of the toughest ones, physically taxing, and emotionally draining she garners her as yet untapped inner strength, overcomes her fears and gets the job done.
|Maggie Vaults Over the Moon|
Author Grant Overstake
Day by day Maggie and her family move on with their daily life coping as best they can and Maggie finds solace by retreating to the barn where she and her brother spent many happy hours talking, playing, and reading. One day Maggie has something remarkable happen causing her to throw herself wholeheartedly into pole vaulting. Pole vaulting is physically challenging, absorbing every free moment of time she has with exercise, practice, and steadily increasing the height of the bar.
Before long Maggie becomes a very good pole vaulter and enters a college competition giving her a chance to show her skills. This is an excellent Young Adult book dealing with intense emotions and finding inner strength, defining the perimeters of character and talents. With Tavia Gilbert narrating six hours flew by. Read another review of Tavia Gilbert reading Parrots Prove Deadly.