The Curse of Carne's Hold


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(4.6 stars; 31 reviews)

When Ronald Mervyn from Devonshire is falsely accused of murder he emigrates to South Africa. He takes part in the Kaffir war and during this time he rescues a family from death. The family then return to England and try to establish Ronald's innocence. (Summary by Michele Eaton )

(11 hr 26 min)

Chapters

How The Curse Began 26:27 Read by Michele Eaton
Margaret Carne 29:00 Read by Michele Eaton
Two Quarrels 31:28 Read by Matthew Walker
A Terrible Discovery 34:40 Read by KarlHenning
The Inquest 48:34 Read by Gabriela Cowan
Ruth Powlett 34:29 Read by KarlHenning
The Verdict 28:01 Read by Anna Simon
Enlisted 40:08 Read by Kimberly Krause
The Outbreak 32:17 Read by Anna Simon
A Successful Defence 36:00 Read by Lynne T
Attack On A Wagon Train 34:29 Read by Lynne T
In The Amatolas 33:53 Read by Lynne T
The Rescue 32:50 Read by metgmz
Ronald Is Offered A Commision 42:26 Read by Gabriela Cowan
A Parting 36:57 Read by Kimberly Krause
Searching For A Clue 41:21 Read by Gabriela Cowan
Ruth Powlett Confesses 31:08 Read by Tammy Stalcup
George Forester's Death 30:36 Read by Lynne T
The Fire At Carne's Hold 30:55 Read by Anna Simon
Cleared At Last 31:14 Read by Lynne T

Reviews

COMPELLING

(4.5 stars)

It started slowly, but picked up steam and was going full-tilt at the somewhat unexpected ending.