― This is a substantial audiobook with 16 CD’s and 19 hours of listening. It spans 100 years of a woman’s life from childhood to old age, and we are treated to a firsthand account of how the world changed over a century. The main character Grace starts out as a fourteen year old house maid in England. We get to experience firsthand what life was like during the two World Wars and how they changed the lives of people all over the world from all economic and social classes. ∙ The story [...].