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  • Beautiful Ruins

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By Jess Walter
    • Narrated By Edoardo Ballerini
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (5317)
    Performance
    (4605)
    Story
    (4600)

    The story begins in 1962. On a rocky patch of the sun-drenched Italian coastline, a young innkeeper, chest-deep in daydreams, looks out over the incandescent waters of the Ligurian Sea and spies an apparition: a tall, thin woman, a vision in white, approaching him on a boat. She is an actress, he soon learns, an American starlet, and she is dying. And the story begins again today, half a world away, when an elderly Italian man shows up on a movie studio's back lot - searching for the mysterious woman he last saw at his hotel decades earlier.

    Ella says: "My mind wandered"
    "Good one!"
    Overall
    Performance
    Story
    If you could sum up Beautiful Ruins in three words, what would they be?

    Developed, visually rich


    Who was your favorite character and why?

    Richard Burton, as his drunk self


    Which scene was your favorite?

    The fist fight between hotel owners on the dock


    Did you have an extreme reaction to this book? Did it make you laugh or cry?

    No


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