The House of Mondavi: The Rise and Fall of an American Wine Dynasty

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Julia Flynn Siler

Narrated By: Alan Sklar

Publisher: Tantor Media

Date: June 2007

Duration: 17 hours 15 minutes


Set in Californias lush Napa Valley and spanning four generations of a talented and visionary family, The House of Mondavi is a tale of genius, sibling rivalry, and betrayal. From 1906, when Italian immigrant Cesare Mondavi passed through Ellis Island, to the Robert Mondavi Corporations twenty-first-century battle over a billion-dollar fortune, award-winning journalist Julia Flynn Siler brings to life both the place and the people in this riveting family drama.


  • Kathllen

    A terrific book, full of details about the inner workings of the commercial wine business with a dose of family squabbles, intrigue, and debauchery. The narrator does a capital job reading. Well worth a listen.