Brother Jacob

Read by Lynne T

(4.2 stars; 27 reviews)

Brother Jacob is a short story by George Eliot, in which she explores the relationship between the selfish, self-centered and ambitious David Faux and his idiot brother, Jacob. - Summary by Lynne Thompson (1 hr 45 min)


Chapter I 34:01 Read by Lynne T
Chapter II 39:06 Read by Lynne T
Chapter III 32:15 Read by Lynne T


(5 stars)

Very funny story of a rascal getting his just desserts. Eliot's droll prose is wonderful, and the reading is well done.

(3.5 stars)

Narration is good. But the story is okayish only