Brooklyn Follies

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Paul Auster

Narrated By: Paul Auster

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

Date: January 2006

Duration: 8 hours 39 minutes

Summary:

Nathan Glass has come to Brooklyn to die. Divorced, retired, estranged from his only daughter, the former life insurance salesman seeks only solitude and anonymity. Then Glass encounters his long-lost nephew, Tom Wood, who is working in a local bookstore -- a far cry from the brilliant academic career Tom had begun when Nathan saw him last. Tom's boss is the colorful and charismatic Harry Brightman -- aka Harry Dunkel -- once the owner of a Chicago art gallery, whom fate has also brought to the 'ancient kingdom of Brooklyn, New York.' Through Tom and Harry, Nathan's world gradually broadens to include a new circle of acquaintances -- not to mention a stray relative or two -- and leads him to a reckoning with his past.
With The Brooklyn Follies, the always astonishing Paul Auster has written what is undoubtedly his warmest, most exuberant novel, a moving, unforgettable hymn to the glories and mysteries of ordinary human life.

Genres:

  • ALEJANDRO PALACIOS

    A New York story with an authentic New York flavor- Fun and entertaining and even nostalgic if New York was ever your home.

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