Hungry Hill

  • by Daphne Du Maurier
  • Narrated by Maureen O'Brien
  • 16 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The Brodricks of Clonmere gain great wealth by harnessing the power of Hungry Hill and extracting the treasure it holds. The Donovans, the original owners of Clonmere Castle, resent the Brodricks' success, and consider the great house and its surrounding land theirs by rights. For generations the feud between the families has simmered, always threatening to break into violence...

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Customer Reviews

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Didn't finish it!

What could have made this a 4 or 5-star listening experience for you?

The story was relentlessly depressing - and I'm a fan of Du Maurier!


What will your next listen be?

Something epic that I can lose myself in.


Who might you have cast as narrator instead of Maureen O'Brien?

I don't think it would have mattered who read it - it just didn't grab me.


You didn’t love this book--but did it have any redeeming qualities?

Not really!


Any additional comments?

It's the only book I've bought that I couldn't finish. All the others have been great.

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- Ms

Disappointed

Would you try another book written by Daphne Du Maurier or narrated by Maureen O'Brien?

I am a great fan of Daphne Du Maurier so would always try another of her books. Narration was good.


What was most disappointing about Daphne Du Maurier’s story?

I waited for something to happen. It was just one repeat family negative trait one generation after another. Not my thing.


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- Ms. Kay Fenton

Book Details

  • Release Date: 05-12-2008
  • Publisher: Audible Studios