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    • A Replacement Life

    • By: Boris Fishman
    • Narrated by: George Newbern
    • Length: 10 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19

    Yevgeny Gelman, grandfather of Slava Gelman, "didn't suffer in the exact way" he needs to have suffered to qualify for the restitution the German government has been paying out to Holocaust survivors. But suffer he has - as a Jew in the war; as a second-class citizen in the USSR; and as an immigrant to America. High-minded Slava wants to put all this immigrant scraping behind him. Only the American Dream is not panning out for him.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A brilliant novel and its superb narration

    • By Paulina Zelitsky on 02-28-18

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Don't Let My Baby Do Rodeo

    • A Novel
    • By: Boris Fishman
    • Narrated by: Boris Fishman
    • Length: 11 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19

    Maya Shulman and Alex Rubin met in 1992, when she was a Ukrainian exchange student with "a devil in [her] head" about becoming a chef instead of a medical worker, and he was the coddled son of Russian immigrants wanting to toe the water of a less predictable life. Twenty years later Maya Rubin is a medical worker in suburban New Jersey, and Alex his father's second in the family business.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • such a terrible reader it's not even worth it

    • By Programmer on 05-02-16

    Regular price: $28.51