DIKSIA.COM - Pride and Prejudice is one of the most popular novels by Jane Austen, a classic of English literature that has been adapted into many movies, TV shows, and even a zombie mashup.
The story follows the lives of the Bennet family, who have five unmarried daughters and a lack of wealth.
When two wealthy and eligible bachelors move into their neighborhood, the romantic prospects of the sisters change dramatically.
However, they also have to deal with the pride and prejudice of their own hearts, as well as the society around them.
If you love this novel, or if you want to experience it for the first time, you might want to try listening to an audiobook version.
Audiobooks are a great way to enjoy literature, especially if you are busy, have trouble reading, or just want to relax and immerse yourself in a different world.
Here are some tips on how to enjoy Pride and Prejudice audiobook:
Choose a Good Narrator
One of the most important factors in enjoying an audiobook is the narrator. A good narrator can bring the characters to life, convey the tone and mood of the story, and keep you engaged throughout.
A bad narrator can ruin your enjoyment, make you bored or annoyed, or even distract you from the plot.
There are many versions of Pride and Prejudice audiobook available online, with different narrators and quality. Some are free, some are paid, some are professional, some are amateur.
You might want to sample a few before you decide which one to listen to. Here are some of the most popular ones:
This is a free version from LibriVox, a website that offers public domain audiobooks read by volunteers. Elizabeth Klett is one of the most prolific and popular LibriVox readers, and she does a wonderful job with Pride and Prejudice.
She has a clear and pleasant voice, and she gives each character a distinct personality and accent. She also captures the humor and irony of Austen's writing very well.
This is a paid version from Audible, a website that offers audiobooks for purchase or subscription. Rosamund Pike is an actress who played Jane Bennet in the 2005 movie adaptation of Pride and Prejudice.