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3.75 out of 53.75 out of 53.75 out of 53.75 out of 53.75 out of 5 3.75 (0 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Marilynne Robinson Narrator: James Wood Publisher: Symphony Space Format: Original Staging Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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Marilynne Robinson discusses her Pulitzer Prize-winning and New York Times best-selling second novel, the lyrical, luminous, unforgettable story of minister John Ames, as told poetically in a long letter to his young son. His powerful story spans three generations from the Civil War to the twentieth century. This is a book that is being passed hand to hand and that booksellers nationwide are recommending. Download and start listening now!

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  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Jacquelyn | 5/21/2011

    " Toward the end of the book, there is a moment where a prodigal son is blessed. I found it to be the most compelling point of the story, even though it is a small part of the greater narrative. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by D. | 5/18/2011

    " I love this book very much. "

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 by Genevieve | 5/10/2011

    " Has been pretty slow going. Glad I'm listening to it rather than reading, or I'd never make it through. It takes some concentration, like listening to a grandparent tell a few long stories all woven together in possibly, but not likely, some kind of order. Will finish it eventually.... "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Nikki | 5/9/2011

    " slow moving, carefully built & reflective. small town iowa w depth & heart, profound but not preachy, ironically. "

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