• Verona Westbrook
  • Narrator
  • Quintessentially BBC English storyteller of historical romances, Regency romps and "Pride & Prejudice" variations. ("In came Verona Westbrook, with her lovely narration, to make both the characters and the setting come to life" — Sophie Turner)
  • Gender: Female
  • Location: [UK] Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Website: veronawestbrook.com
  • Available for: Royalty Share,Royalty Share Plus or $200-$400 PFH
Austenesque

Category : Romance
Language : English
Gender : Female
Accent : British-BBC English
Vocal Style : Storyteller
Performance Notes
After "Pride & Prejudice" Elizabeth and Darcy embark on their first few months of married life. How will Elizabeth cope with the demands of being Mrs Darcy?

Lady Susan

Category : Literature & Fiction
Language : English
Gender : Female
Accent : British-BBC English
Vocal Style : Refined
Performance Notes
The Jane Austen classic epistolary novel — Caroline Vernon writes to her mother with news of Lady Susan's unexpected and unwelcome visit.

A gentlemanly confrontation

Category : Romance
Language : English
Gender : Female
Accent : British-BBC English
Vocal Style : Female narrating a male part
Performance Notes
Darcy is confronted by his father, who announces he has plans for Darcy to marry.

Innocence and Inexperience

Category : Romance
Language : English
Gender : Female
Accent : British-BBC English
Vocal Style : Ingenue voice
Performance Notes
Miss Philpott's is no longer in the first flush of youth, but has never been kissed.

Contemporary literature

Category : Literature & Fiction
Language : English
Gender : Female
Accent : British-BBC English
Vocal Style : Storyteller
Performance Notes
Mary Wesley's "The Camomile Lawn" — English reserve and understatement.

A Bear called Paddington

Category : Children's Audiobooks
Language : English
Gender : Female
Accent : British-BBC English
Vocal Style : Storyteller
Performance Notes
Introducing Paddington . . the bear from darkest Peru.

Paw Prints in the Butter

Category : Literature & Fiction
Language : English
Gender : Female
Accent : British-BBC English
Vocal Style : Comedic/great comic timing
Performance Notes
Comic tales for cat lovers.

Graduate in music and performing arts, Dartington College of Arts, England BBC Radio 3, London Advanced Toastmaster Gold, Toastmasters International FROM DUKES AND DUCHESSES TO KITCHEN MAIDS AND VAGABONDS "I record your stories so other people can emjoy them" Classically-trained singer, with a low, resonant voice ideally suited to portraying male protagonists as well as females, young adults and children. I have produced more than 28 audiobooks for ACX – Regency romps and Victorian romances, animal tales and museum and gallery reviews.
COMPLETED RECORDINGS "A Constant Love" - a Pride & Prejudice continuation by Sophie Turner (the first in a series of seven books) "Francine" short story by Alicia Cameron "Miss Philpott and the fascinating Mathilde" novella by Alicia Cameron "Flirting with Scandal" by Jerrica Knight-Catania "How to Care for a Lady" by Jerrica Knight-Catania "One Perfect Afternoon" by Jane Dawkins "To Wed an Heiress" - a Regency murder by Rosanne E. Lortz "Sweet Surrender" by Wendy May Andrews "Memoirs from Mrs Hudson's Kitchen" by Wendy Heyman-Marsaw "Mistress" by Sophie Turner (can Darcy win more than Elizabeth's heart to have any chance of making her the mistress of Pemberley?) "The Duke's Last Hunt" - a Rosanne E Lortz Regency murder "A Change of Legacies" (second in the "Constant Love" series) by Sophie Turner "An Unwavering Trust" (a "Pride and Prejudice" variation) by LL Diamond "The Earl's Conquest" by LL Diamond (how Darcy's grandmother met her Earl) "An Unexpected Turn of Events" by Elaine Owen (Longbourn Unexpected Book 3) "Francine and the Art of Transformation" by Alicia Cameron "Stealing a Rogue's Kiss" by Amanda Mariel "Infinitely My Marquess" by Dawn Brower "Cecil Beaton: Theatre of War" by Marina Vaizey "Crown Jewels" — Elizabethan Miniatures (the five-star exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in London) by Nicholas James Bill Viola/Michelangelo — Life Death Rebirth (exhibition at the Royal Academy, London until 31 March 2019) by Nicholas James "Paw Prints in the Butter" — comical verses for cat lovers by Patricia Feinberg Stoner "Penny the Railway Pup" by Brian L. Porter "Intriguing the Duke" by Sophie Wilson "Christmas at Pemberley" by Abbey North "The Lowly Maid's Triumph" by Dolly Price "The Saltwick River Orphan" by Dolly Price "Photography and Art" by Marina vaizey and Anne Blood IN PRODUCTION "A Season Lost" (third in the "Constant Love" series) by Sophie Turner "Genre: A :Personal View" by Marina Vaizey "The Lives of Others" by Marina Vaizey
COMMENTS FROM ACX AUTHORS: "I had always said that if I did an audiobook of it, I would want it read in a British accent, which ruled me out. In came Verona Westbrook, with her lovely narration, to make both the characters and the setting come to life" — Sophie Turner "I really loved your narration style and period drama voice" — Joana Starnes "I do love listening to your voice. You've been wonderful to work with" — Jerrica Knight-Catania "Thank you so much for lending your lovely voice to this project" — Jerrica Knight-Catania "Very excited to have a Regency expert reading for me" Jerrica Knight-Catania "Subtle characterisation . . . the Miss Philpott of my imagination" — Alicia Cameron