To The Lighthouse


(4.2 stars; 45 reviews)

The Ramsey family, with house guests, visit the Isle of Skye at least twice. The plot is not at all the point though, as this is a book about how people think and feel and relate. There’s insight into the world of childhood thought and emotion, and a variety of views of adult cares and perceptions.

I hope this doesn’t make it sound ‘difficult’, it doesn’t need to be – just let the sentences flow and make your own sense of the words. It’s perhaps as close as a novel can come to the highly individual experience of looking at a painting. … (summary by Cori Samuel)


This book is part of the Legamus collection. It is public domain in the European Union, where it is hosted on Legamus' servers. It may not be legally accessed in the United States.

Reviews

a great book!


(5 stars)

This is a stream of consciousness, poetic painting of a book, from the perspective of each character. It's beautiful, compassionate, and truly human. It leaves me wanting to ponder it and listen or read it again. The reader did an excellent job.


(5 stars)

The reader, Cori Samuel, is outstanding and brings this great work to life with her expressive and intelligent reading of a challenging, but very rewarding work.

The audio doesn't work.


(0.5 stars)

The audio doesn't work and I can't download all the chapters.

to the lighthouse


(5 stars)

kam. excellent reader. excellent book and amazing author

To The Lighthouse


(5 stars)

A sublime novel read aloud perfectly.

to the light house


(5 stars)

loved the narrator