Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: July 2007
Duration: 7 hours 40 minutes
Through a brilliant array of perspectives, author Mohsin Hamid tells the story of one love-struck DaruShezad who, when fired from his banking job, instantly removes himself from theranks of Pakistan's cell-phone-toting elite and plunges into a life of drugsand crime. But when a heist goes awry, Daru finds himself on trial for a murderhe may or may not have committed. His uncertain fate mirrors that of Pakistanitself, animated by nuclear weapons and sapped by corruption.