Mr Mac and Me

  • by Esther Freud
  • Narrated by John Banks
  • 8 hrs and 19 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

It is 1914, and Thomas Maggs lives with his parents on the Suffolk coast. Life is quiet, shaped by the seasons. Then one day a mysterious Scotsman arrives, looking for all the world like Sherlock Holmes. Mac is what the locals call him as they whisper.
But Mac isn’t a detective; he’s the architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh, and together with his red-haired artist wife, he soon becomes a source of fascination and wonder to Thomas.


What the Critics Say

"An elegiac novel of art, war and friendship." (Sunday Telegraph)
"It's undoubtedly her most accomplished novel yet. Freud is a modern literary rarity: a born storyteller." (The Times)


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Customer Reviews

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One of my favourites

I love this book and listen to it over and over again. A sweet sad story, well written, well constructed, beautifully read. ☕️have a cup of tea or a glass of whiskey and enjoy!
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- M. Athie

Book Details

  • Release Date: 02-05-2015
  • Publisher: Whole Story Audiobooks