Narrator: Kathleen Gati

The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden

The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden

Posted November 27, 2018 in Reviews // 2 Comments

  This is a beautifully written story, but I highly recommend reading it instead of listening to the audiobook. There were some things that Kathleen Gati did extraordinarily well.  Her Russian accents and pronunciations are lovely and flowed well, but it was in the narrative itself that she lost me.  Her reading is very flat and reminded me of an AI robot in everything except the dialogue.  Fortunately, The Bear and the Nightingale is heavy on dialogue and storytelling, so I was able to listen all the way through.  The quality of the reader is huge when you are listening to an audiobook, and […]