catherine bailey

Newcastle upon Tyne United Kingdom
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  • Born with Teeth

  • A Memoir
  • By: Kate Mulgrew
  • Narrated by: Kate Mulgrew
  • Length: 10 hrs and 40 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    5 out of 5 stars 103
  • Performance
    5 out of 5 stars 97
  • Story
    5 out of 5 stars 99

Audie Award, Narration by Author, 2016. Raised by unconventional Irish Catholics who knew "how to drink, how to dance, how to talk, and how to stir up the devil", Kate Mulgrew grew up with poetry and drama in her bones. But in her mother, a would-be artist burdened by the endless arrival of new babies, young Kate saw the consequences of a dream deferred.

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Honest and sincere, what an exceptional author!

  • By Lokious on 26-05-15

A 5 star book

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Reviewed: 25-04-15

If you could sum up Born with Teeth in three words, what would they be?

Inspirational, moving, thoughtful

What about Kate Mulgrew’s performance did you like?

Such a wonderful voice, full of passion and drama, you could hear the emotion

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?


Any additional comments?

Best of its kind I have ever read. Not at all what I expected

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