Sunday Wild Child

  • by Ethel Cook-Wilson
  • Narrated by Reagan Boggs
  • 6 hrs and 27 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Sunday Wild Child captures the point of view of the mother as well as that of the daughter in this homespun tale of small town Florida life of the 40s and early 50s. It depicts a powerful, but disturbing, picture of poverty, racism, and juvenile cruelty. On the other hand, it showcases the strength of will to overcome those conditions through perseverance.

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Excellent narration of a well written story!

A totally captivating story from beginning to end. Narrator does an excellent job of capturing the characters.
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- Beingreal

A Brilliantly Told Story of Family and Life

Sunday Wild Child was one of the best audiobooks I've had the pleasure of listening to. It's about living the life you have and not letting it live you. Survival through poverty and illness. This story was about raw (unprocessed) love and sheer will. I loved the character of Dixie Jo and also her mother Bonnie. I loved the alternating chapters of each one's parallel journey through decisions, outcomes, and heartfelt honesty. I'd highly recommend this audiobook by Ethel Cook-Wilson.

Reagan Boggs's performance was exquisite. She nailed the tone of the story with perfect voice inflections along with sounding exactly the way one would expect Dixie to sound. Bonnie's character as well. This was an excellent story.

I was given this free review copy audiobook at my request and have voluntarily left this honest review.
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- Teresa

Book Details

  • Release Date: 07-03-2017
  • Publisher: Ethel Cook-Wilson