The All-American by Susie Finkbeiner

The All-American

Susie Finkbeiner with Andrea Emmes (Narrator), Sandy Rustin (Narrator)

8 hours, 50 minutes first pub 2023 (editions)

fiction historical emotional medium-paced


"An absolute winner."--Tosca Lee, New York Times bestselling authorIt is 1952, and nearly all the girls Bertha Harding knows dream of getting married, keeping house, and raising children. Bertha dreams of baseball. She reads every story in the spo...

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emotional 78%
inspiring 78%
hopeful 71%
funny 50%
sad 42%
lighthearted 21%
adventurous 14%
informative 14%
reflective 14%
challenging 7%


medium 64%
fast 28%
slow 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 63% | Character: 36%

Strong character development?

Yes: 100%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 60% | Yes: 40%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 40% | Yes: 30% | It's complicated: 20% | N/A: 10%

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