Antonina Ruth Bruno says:
Another poignant southern masterpiece brought to life with a lively reading by Paul Michael. Sometimes hilarious, always insightful, this is a gem of a story! Just try not to laugh when Jayber attends his first "worter dranking party" or describes the old men clearing their throats while he shaves them in the barber chair...! A good read!
Audiofile Magazine says:
The celebrated novelist and poet returns to Port William, Kentucky, to tell the story of Jayber Crow, town barber. He is wonderfully performed by the talented Paul Michael. A one-time seminary student, Jayber now sits in his barber chair and watches the changes in his once agrarian world, espousing a Christian philosophy that is both ancient and fresh. Narrator Michael goes easy on the rural acce... Read more
Jonathan Hurshman says:
Wendell Berry's novel is by turns funny, poignant, and thought-provoking. The performance in this audiobook by Paul Michael is wonderfully done and brings the different characters to life.