Emma Donoghue
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Emma Donoghue

Born in Dublin in 1969, Emma Donoghue is a writer of contemporary and historical fiction whose novels include the international bestseller "Room" (her screen adaptation was nominated for four Oscars), "Frog Music", "Slammerkin," "The Sealed Letter," "Landing," "Life Mask," "Hood," and "Stirfry." Her story collections are "Astray", "The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits," "Kissing the Witch," and "Touchy Subjects." She also writes literary history, and plays for stage and radio. She lives in London, Ontario, with her partner and their two children.

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Best Sellers

    • Room

    • A Novel
    • By: Emma Donoghue
    • Narrated by: Michal Friedman, Ellen Archer, Robert Petkoff, and others
    • Length: 10 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,683
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,781
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5,754

    To five-year-old Jack, Room is the entire world....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Brought Room and the outside world to Life

    • By Daryl on 07-09-14

    Regular price: $22.80

    • The Wonder

    • By: Emma Donoghue
    • Narrated by: Kate Lock
    • Length: 12 hrs and 24 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,201
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,108
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,112

    In Emma Donoghue's latest masterpiece, an English nurse brought to a small Irish village to observe what appears to be a miracle soon finds herself fighting to save a child's life....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Could not get past the narration

    • By Annie M. on 10-19-16

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Touchy Subjects

    • Stories
    • By: Emma Donoghue
    • Narrated by: John Cormack, Daniel Coonan, Caroline Lennon, and others
    • Length: 8 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1

    In this sparkling collection of 19 stories, the best-selling author of Slammerkin returns to contemporary affairs, exposing the private dilemmas that result from some of our most public controversies....

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Astray

    • By: Emma Donoghue
    • Narrated by: James Langton, Khristine Hvam, Robert Petkoff, and others
    • Length: 6 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    Counterfeiter. Dishwasher. Prostitute. Attorney. Sculptor. Mercenary. Elephant. Corpse....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Outstanding and riveting

    • By Jessica Cowan on 08-31-16

    Regular price: $22.41

    • The Lotterys More or Less

    • Lotterys Series, Book 2
    • By: Emma Donoghue
    • Narrated by: Thérèse Plummer
    • Length: 5 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Sumac Lottery is the keeper of her family's traditions - from Pow Wow to Holi, Carnival to Hogmanay, Sumac's on guard to make sure that no Lottery celebration gets forgotten. But this winter all Sumac's seasonal plans go awry when a Brazilian visitor overstays his welcome....

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Kissing the Witch

    • Old Tales in New Skins
    • By: Emma Donoghue
    • Narrated by: Maggie Mash
    • Length: 4 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 41
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 40

    Thirteen tales are unspun from the deeply familiar and woven anew into a collection of fairy tales that wind back through time....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Phenomenal story

    • By Chris on 08-06-15

    Regular price: $15.98

    • Frog Music

    • A Novel
    • By: Emma Donoghue
    • Narrated by: Khristine Hvam
    • Length: 12 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 313
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 271
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 278

    Summer of 1876: San Francisco is in the fierce grip of a record-breaking heat wave and a smallpox epidemic....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Just a struggle

    • By SydSavvy on 07-23-14

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Landing

    • By: Emma Donoghue
    • Narrated by: Laura Hicks
    • Length: 11 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 233
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 117
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 125

    Sile is a stylish citizen of the new Dublin, a veteran flight attendant who's traveled the world. Jude is a 25-year-old archivist, stubbornly attached to the tiny town of Ireland, Ontario....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Lovely

    • By 'Nathan on 03-03-10

    Regular price: $27.97

    • The Lotterys Plus One

    • By: Emma Donoghue
    • Narrated by: Thérèse Plummer
    • Length: 6 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    The best-selling author of the adult novel Room bursts onto the children's book scene with this cross between Little Miss Sunshine, Cheaper by the Dozen, and Modern Family....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fun and insightful story

    • By Deborah Marsden on 12-13-17

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Life Mask

    • By: Emma Donoghue
    • Narrated by: Donada Peters
    • Length: 23 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 5

    In a time of approaching war and terrorism, spectacular wealth and financial disasters, the private world of three famous Londoners becomes a public scandal....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful.

    • By Ginger 3701 on 06-29-18

    Regular price: $45.50

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