The Stranger: Translated by Matthew Ward
Publisher: Recorded Books
Date: June 2005
Duration: 3 hours 31 minutes
With millions of copies sold The Stranger is one of the most widely read novels in the world. It stands as perhaps the greatest existentialist tale ever conceived. When a young Algerian named Meursault kills a man, his subsequent imprisonment and trial are puzzling and absurd. This remarkable translation by Matthew Ward has been considered the definitive English version since its original publication.