Howards End

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: E. M. Forster

Narrated By: Elizabeth Klett

Publisher: LibriVox

Date: January 2016

Duration: 12 hours 13 minutes

Summary:

The book is about three families in England at the beginning of the twentieth century. The three families represent different gradations of the Edwardian middle class: the Wilcoxes, who are rich capitalists with a fortune made in the Colonies; the half-German Schlegel siblings (Margaret, Tibby, and Helen), who represent the intellectual bourgeoisie and have a lot in common with the real-life Bloomsbury Group; and the Basts, a couple who are struggling members of the lower-middle class. The Schlegel sisters try to help the poor Basts and try to make the Wilcoxes less prejudiced. The motto of the book is "Only connect..."

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  • Cynthia L.

    Just awful! Tells you it’s tye end of chapter. New chapter starts they repeat, name of book, author, interested in volunteering, on and on. To be honest I really could not get into this book because of above fore mentioned.