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Download King Solomon's Carpet Audiobook (Unabridged)

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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (502 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Barbara Vine Narrator: Michael Pennington Publisher: AudioGO Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Eccentric Jarvis lives in a crumbling schoolhouse overlooking the tube line, compiling his obsessive history of the Underground. A group of misfits are also drawn towards his strange house: Alice, who has run away from her husband and baby; Tom, the busker who rescues her; truant Jasper, who finds his terrifying thrills on the tube; and enigmatic Axel, whose deadly secret casts a shadow over all their lives. Damaged, dispossessed, outcasts, they are brought together in violent and unforeseen ways by London's dark and dangerous underground system.

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  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Sarah Knowler | 2/15/2014

    " Like Rachel, I find myself reading this again and again, getting different things out of it each time. I shall definitely give it another go - after House of Stairs! "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Johnsergeant | 2/13/2014

    " A somewhat strange book. I enjoyed it but it was not what I expected. If you're interested in finding out about the history of the London Underground while being entertained by a series of vignettes which do tie together as a complete story you will enjoy this. I found the transition between the story and the London Underground to be a bit abrupt at times. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Joanne | 2/8/2014

    " Great book for a week-end on the Oregon coast. Fireplace, ocean view, good company, good book. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Eva | 1/24/2014

    " Loved the setting of London's tube system. Plot didn't convince "

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