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Mildly interesting and pleasant, it wasn't exactly bursting with information. The narration actually ruined the book. The narrator employs a vocal trend called vocal frying, where she makes her voice croak at the end of most words/ sentences... once noticed it becomes very irritating. In future I will avoid books narrated by this woman.
The description of this needs to be clearer. These are extracts from other, longer works, of Marilynn Hughes. This also includes the quotes used in those works, such as from various sacred texts by the Rosicrucians, or The Urantia Book. This is mentioned at the beginning of the work, after the audio book is purchased.
I would have been interested in only Marilynn Hughes' experiences, and am not interested in hearing again portions of other audio books I already have. To listen to extracts of those books, pulled out because they seem to have a similar theme, makes no sense to someone who already has the longer works. Please put the same description read to the listener down in writing for the audio book description.
And, because this is being read, and the listener cannot see a new Chapter, or paragraph, or the period at the end of a sentence, the narrator really needs to pause. The very first story told ended ambiguously and the next story started and I had no idea what was going on because there was no pause indicating the end of a topic or paragraph and the beginning of something new. Also, quotes from other authors or texts are read in a similarly continuous manner and I have no idea that "someone else" is being read until the end of the few quoted sentences have a book and verse referenced.
Pauses are important. Or, maybe put a little ringing bell between topics. Or, maybe a little descriptive sentence or two saying why this extract was selected, and from which of Marilynn Hughes' book it came from.
Because Marilynn's books are already disorganized in presentation, jumping from one experience to another, these extracts which are supposed to focus on one theme would have been better presented with some descriptive introductory sentences and pauses to delineate changes in topics.