All Our Broken Idols

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Paul M.M. Cooper

Narrated By: Lara Sawalha

Date: October 2020

Duration: 13 hours 3 minutes

Summary:

Historical fiction Book of the Month in The Times.
Assyria, in the reign of Ashurbanipal. For Aurya and her daydreaming brother Sharo, every day is a struggle for survival, as they dodge the beatings of their drunken father and scrabble for scraps of food. One violent evening, everything changes. Soon, they are on the barge of King Ashurbanipal, bound for the beautiful, near-mythical city of Nineveh. Their fates become inextricably bound to that of the king - and the injured lion captured by his men. Twenty-six centuries later, British-Iraqi archaeologist Katya joins a dig in Mosul to protect the ancient ruins of Nineveh from organised looters, following in the footsteps of her dead father. When she and Salim, a fellow archaeologist, discover an astonishingly beautiful and rare carving, they know their find will bring the world's attention to Mosul. But the real world crashes in to their studious idyll to catastrophic, devastating effect when ISIL storm Mosul - and take Katya, Salim and local girl Lola hostage. All Our Broken Idols is hauntingly evocative, a novel in which past and present lives intertwine and stories travel across the ages. It is a story about the importance of art and the threat it poses to those in power. And it is about bravery; standing up for what you believe in, and who you love.

Genres:

All Our Broken Idols

by Paul M.M. Cooper

has successfully been added to your shopping cart

All Our Broken Idols, Paul M.M. Cooper
All Our Broken Idols, Paul M.M. Cooper
This title is due for release on October 29, 2020.

Enter your email below to be notified as soon as it is available!

By clicking "Notify Me" you consent to receiving electronic marketing communications from Audiobooks.com. You will be able to unsubscribe at any time.

Already a member? Log In to add this title to your wishlist.
All Our Broken Idols, Paul M.M. Cooper
This title is due for release on October 29, 2020
We'll send you an email as soon as it is available!

Already a member?
Log in to add this title in your wishlist
All Our Broken Idols, Paul M.M. Cooper
Please Log in and add this title to your wishlist.
All Our Broken Idols, Paul M.M. Cooper

We will send you an email as soon as this title is available.