The Brothers Karamazov

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Narrated By: LibriVox Volunteers

Publisher: LibriVox

Date: August 2016

Duration: 38 hours 0 minutes

Summary:

The Brothers Karamazov (Russian: ?????? ??????????) is the final novel by the Russian author Fyodor Dostoevsky, and is generally considered the culmination of his life's work. The book portrays a parricide in which each of a murdered man's sons share a varying degree of complicity. The Brothers Karamazov is a passionate philosophical novel that explores deep into the ethical debates of God, free will, and morality. It is a spiritual drama of moral struggles concerning faith, doubt, reason, and modern Russia. Since its publication, it has been acclaimed all over the world by thinkers as diverse as Sigmund Freud, Albert Einstein, and Pope Benedict XVI as one of the supreme achievements in literature. (Summary by Wikipedia)

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  • Ros Edwards

    Such a good book, and beautifully read too. The narrator's accent is soothing as well as being differentiated enough for the characters.