The Two Heroines of Plumplington


Read by Arnold

(4.5 stars; 12 reviews)

In the small English Town of Plumplington the daughter of a brewer and that of a banker each has selected her future husband contrary to the wishes of her father. Both young men are regarded as not 'good enough', though each is, in fact, much like the respective father when at that age. The girls, with the support of various townspeople, endeavor to get their way. One refuses to wear the nice clothes her father so much admires her in, while the other takes to her bed and refuses to eat. The fathers, of course, give in, and ultimately agree to the happy ending. (Arnold Banner)

(2 hr 54 min)

Chapters

The Two Girls 22:25 Read by Arnold
"Down I Shall Go" 20:15 Read by Arnold
Mr. Greenmantle is Much Perplexed 18:40 Read by Arnold
Jack Hollycombe 20:10 Read by Arnold
Dr. Freeborn and Philip Hughes 22:37 Read by Arnold
The Young Ladies are to be Taken Abroad 24:51 Read by Arnold
The Young Ladies are to Remain at Home 29:19 Read by Arnold
Christmas Day 15:48 Read by Arnold

Reviews

Delightful narration!

(5 stars)

While I’m a huge Trollope fan this is not my favorite as it is a bit silly. Still worth a listen as the narration is superb!

Enjoyable

(5 stars)

Lighthearted fun very pleasantly read !