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East of Eden
- By: John Steinbeck
- Narrated by: Richard Poe
- Length: 25 hrs and 23 mins
This sprawling and often brutal novel, set in the rich farmlands of California's Salinas Valley, follows the intertwined destinies of two families - the Trasks and the Hamiltons - whose generations helplessly reenact the fall of Adam and Eve and the poisonous rivalry of Cain and Abel.
This Drama Prepares You for Life
- By J.B. on 04-13-16
What a wonderful book. I have read it 3 times, and have now had the opportunity to listen to the book as well. The audio version is excellent and the narrator does a great job of conveying each character’s emotions.