The Awakening

  • by Kate Chopin
  • Narrated by Susie Berneis
  • 5 hrs and 30 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Unsatisfied with the expectations of Creole society and unhappy with her family life, Edna Pontellier begins to fall in love with the dapper Robert Lebrun. Lebrun's flirtations, along with the lifestyle of renowned musician Mademoiselle Reisz, rejuvenates Edna's sense of freedom and independence. However, an affair with the womanizer Alcee Arobin provides Edna with a taste of the danger that comes with living outside of social convention.
Trapped between the life she is expected to live and the life she longs to lead, will Edna find happiness?


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it was a good book I had to listen to it for English class, the sound quality is fine
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- miles

Recording could be more animated.

The voice seemed a little lifeless sometimes. Nothing too bad. Overall, the book and listening was splendid.
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- Raymond & Lori Crew

Book Details

  • Release Date: 04-01-2015
  • Publisher: Dreamscape Media, LLC