The Lazarus Project by Aleksandar Hemon audiobook

The Lazarus Project

By Aleksandar Hemon
Read by Jefferson Mays

Recorded Books, Inc.

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781664498440

  • ISBN: 9781664606272

Runtime: 9.10 Hours
Category: Fiction/Literary
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

A New York Times bestseller

A 2008 National Book Critics Circle Award Finalist

A 2008 National Book Award Finalist

A 2008 New York Times Book Review Book of the Year

Bosnian-American author and MacArthur genius recipient Aleksandar Hemon pens novels of high insight and deft literary accomplishment. The Lazarus Project, alternating between turn-of-the-century Chicago and modern times, features a man attempting to reimagine the death of a Jewish immigrant. "... there's pathos and outrage enough to chip away at even the hardest of hearts."-Publishers Weekly, starred review

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Incandescent. When your eyes close, the power of this novel, of Hemon’s colossal talent, remains. Junot Diaz, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
“Remarkable, and remarkably entertaining.”   New York Times Book Review
“A physical, historical, and preeminently psychological journey.” San Francisco Chronicle
“A masterful new novel…Ingenious…Hemon is as much a writer of the senses as of the intellect.”  Washington Post Book Review
“There’s pathos and outrage enough to chip away at even the hardest of hearts.”  Publishers Weekly (starred review)

Reviews

Reviews

Author

Author Bio: Aleksandar Hemon

Author Bio: Aleksandar Hemon

Aleksandar Hemon is the author of The Question of Bruno, which appeared on Best Books of 2000 lists nationwide, won several literary awards, and was published in eighteen countries, as well as of Nowhere Manand The Lazarus Project, which was a finalist for the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award. Born in Sarajevo, Hemon arrived in Chicago in 1992, began writing in English in 1995, and now his work appears regularly in the New Yorker, Esquire, Granta, Paris Review, and Best American Short Stories.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD
Category: Fiction/Literary
Runtime: 9.10
Audience: Adult
Language: English