ANTHONY TROLLOPE (1815-1882) grew up in London. He inherited a writing ambition from his mother and was famously disciplined in developing his craft. While establishing a successful career at the post office, he got his first novel published in 1847. He eventually achieved fame and fortune with forty-seven novels.
Frederick Davidson (1932–2005) was born in London and trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. He performed in BBC radio plays before coming to America in 1976. He went on to record more than eight hundred audiobooks, garnering AudioFile’s Golden Voice Award, numerous Earphones Awards, and a GRAMMY® nomination for his readings.