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In 1960s New York City, young Brian and Jeff were best friends, leading lives of promise. Then something happened that brought an end to their childhood and their friendship. Forty years later, their secret surfaces in a terrible new context. Together the Download and start listening now!


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  • “The sly courage, the deft intelligence, and the fierceness of vision that we, his fans, have come to expect from a Raphael Yglesias novel all blaze brightly forth—and cast very dark shadows—in The Wisdom of Perversity.

    Michael Chabon, Pulitzer Prize–winning novelist

  • “Yglesias delivers a powerful message about victimization, healing, and empowerment in a novel that is as timely as it is poignant.”


  • “[A]n affecting novel that is big-screen lurid without being superficial or too slick…[with] a touch of Agatha Christie-like mystery.”

    Kirkus Reviews

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About the Author
Author Rafael Yglesias

Rafael Yglesias is an American novelist and screenwriter. He dropped out of high school upon publication of his first novel in 1972 at age seventeen. He was married to Margaret from 1977 until her death in 2004. He is the author of nine novels, including Dr. Neruda’s Cure for Evil and Fearless, which he adapted for the screen. He has two grown sons and lives in New York’s Greenwich Village.

About the Narrator

Paul Boehmer is an American actor best known for his numerous appearances in the Star Trek universe. Paul is a 1992 Masters of Fine Arts graduate of the Professional Theater Training Program at the University of Delaware.