Scandal in Skibbereen
County Cork Mystery Series Book 2
Narrator: Amy Rubinate
It's marvelous how well Amy Rubinate expresses the testy personality of Maura. Equally well done is the pushy and unwittingly rude New Yorker Althea Melville. With her clear and well modulated voice Amy Rubinate transports us to County Cork, Ireland. The reading pace is good, easily drawing us into the story. Ms. Rubinate has a captivating voice enhancing the pleasure of a well written and fast unfolding novel. Amy Rubinate also narrated Book 1, Buried in a Bog, by Sheila Connolly.
Audio Book Review: Scandal in Skibbereen,
A County Cork Mystery, Book 2
When a storm blows Althea Melville into the pub, she pushes all of Maura's buttons with her crankiness and complaints. Althea is from New York and at the end of her endurance for traveling and the seemingly constant rain. She is desperate to find a Van Dyck painting that she thinks will save her job in a museum. She persuades Maura to help her, along with Old Billy, the local color and regular occupant of Sullivans.' Althea learns of Mycroft House making her anxious to go there. Alas, the people of this area live a slow life and nothing happens fast like Althea would like it to.
|Scandal in Skibbereen by Sheila Connolly|