Marcus Berns

Toronto Canada
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  • Behind the Scenes at the Museum

  • By: Kate Atkinson
  • Narrated by: Diana Quick
  • Length: 3 hrs and 8 mins
  • Abridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 9
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 7

Ruby Lennox was conceived grudgingly by Bunty and born while her father, George, was in the Dog and Hare in Doncaster telling a woman in an emerald dress and a D-cup that he wasn't married. Bunty had never wanted to marry George, but here she was, stuck in a flat above the pet shop in an ancient street beneath York Minster, with sensible and sardonic Patrica aged five, greedy cross-patch Gillian who refused to be ignored, and Ruby....

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Loved it

  • By GillyD on 27-08-16

a great author, beautifully read.

5 out of 5 stars

Reviewed: 09-12-11

Diana Quick has captured every nuance of the terrific writing of Kate Atkinson. I have read Atkinson's books, but Diana Quick brings the writing to glorious life.