Pauline’s Passion and Punishment, and Other Escapades

Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: July 2014

Duration: 12 hours 16 minutes


A fiery and passionate tale by the beloved author of Little Women

Writing under the pseudonym A. M. Barnard, Louisa May Alcott wrote a series of what she called “blood and thunder” thrillers for a weekly pulp magazine. In the first, Pauline’s Passion and Punishment, she explores the unfair roles of men and women, as well as the societal expectations and forbidden desires that play an important role in this story of love and vengeance.