Ethan Frome (version 2)

Read by Bob Neufeld

(4.6 stars; 104 reviews)

Ethan Frome is a novel published in 1911 by the Pulitzer Prize-winning American author Edith Wharton. It is set in the fictitious town of Starkfield, Massachusetts, New England, where an unnamed narrator tells the story of his encounter with Ethan Frome, a man with dreams and desires that end in an ironic turn of events. (Summary by Wikipedia) (3 hr 59 min)


00 - Introduction 31:58 Read by Bob Neufeld
01 - Chapter 1 20:55 Read by Bob Neufeld
02 - Chapter 2 20:56 Read by Bob Neufeld
03 - Chapter 3 13:46 Read by Bob Neufeld
04 - Chapter 4 29:05 Read by Bob Neufeld
05 - Chapter 5 13:42 Read by Bob Neufeld
06 - Chapter 6 11:08 Read by Bob Neufeld
07 - Chapter 7 28:59 Read by Bob Neufeld
08 - Chapter 8 19:59 Read by Bob Neufeld
09 - Chapter 9 49:27 Read by Bob Neufeld


Ethan Frome

(5 stars)

A heart-felt and moving performance by Bob Neufeld of this American Realist classic.

Ethan Frome

(5 stars)

Bob Neufeld's earthy tone compliments the atmosphere of suspense this story conjures. I was held intrigued throughout. Thank you so much Bob for your vast contributions to. Librivox..and for bringing this story to me.

Magnificent reading of a magnificent book

(5 stars)

I deeply appreciated this absolutely masterful and deeply moving reading of Edith Wharton's magnificent text. A thousand thanks!


(5 stars)

Another great reading by Mr. Neufeld. He does justice to Wharton's emotion-soaked imagery. Recommended

Great book & great reader

(5 stars)

Wonderfully written story and easy to listen to reader!

Bob Neufeld Rocks Again

(5 stars)

Another masterful reading. Thanks, Bob

Good Listen

(5 stars)

Good match of story and narration.

(3.5 stars)

Well written. Well read. The plot to me was ambiguous. This book did not leave a lasting impression on me. The writing is superb but the ending could have been more developed. Overall a very good book but I have no inclination to read it again.