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  • The City of Joy

  • By: Dominique Lapierre
  • Narrated by: Michael York
  • Length: 3 hrs and 5 mins
  • Abridged
  • Overall
    3.5 out of 5 stars 62
  • Performance
    3.5 out of 5 stars 41
  • Story
    4 out of 5 stars 40

In this inspiring work, Dominique Lapierre tells stories of extraordinary love and heroism - performed by ordinary people. Deep within one of the poorest sections of Calcutta, Lapierre found that this city, which produced Mother Teresa, had many other selfless inhabitants.

  • 4 out of 5 stars
  • Beautiful

  • By Rebecca on 01-24-08

Joy to listen to

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Reviewed: 09-16-13

Where does The City of Joy rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

It has been one of the better ones I've listened to

What was one of the most memorable moments of The City of Joy?

The rickshaw drivers determination to make a life for his family at all costs

Have you listened to any of Michael York’s other performances before? How does this one compare?


If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

Just like the title city of joy

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