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    • The Sandalwood Tree

    • A Novel
    • By: Elle Newmark
    • Narrated by: Justine Eyre
    • Length: 11 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 23

    In 1947, American historian and World War II veteran Martin Mitchell wins a Fulbright Fellowship to document the end of British rule in India. His wife, Evie, convinces him to take her and their young son along, hoping a shared adventure will mend their marriage, which has been strained by war. But other places, other wars. Martin and Evie find themselves stranded in a colonial bungalow in the Himalayas due to violence surrounding the partition of India between Hindus and Muslims.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • much better than average historical fiction

    • By connie on 04-23-11

    Regular price: $21.38

    • The Book of Unholy Mischief

    • A Novel
    • By: Elle Newmark
    • Narrated by: Raul Esparza
    • Length: 11 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 107
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 46
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 46

    Elle Newmark's richly seductive prose brings to life the color and scandal of 15th-century Venice. Through Luciano, a street urchin apprenticed to a great chef in the palace of the doge, Newmark tells a wicked tale of political and papal intrigue. In Venice where every whisper is a secret or a lie, Luciano's initiation into the chef's spicy world makes for deliciously suspenseful listening.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Highly entertaining

    • By K.D. Keenan on 06-14-09

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Book of Unholy Mischief

    • A Novel
    • By: Elle Newmark
    • Narrated by: Raul Esparza
    • Length: 5 hrs and 44 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 10

    Elle Newmark's richly seductive prose brings to life the color and scandal of 15th-century Venice. Through Luciano, a street urchin apprenticed to a great chef in the palace of the doge, Newmark tells a wicked tale of political and papal intrigue. In Venice where every whisper is a secret or a lie, Luciano's initiation into the chef's spicy world makes for deliciously suspenseful listening.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A surprisingly good book

    • By Anonymous User on 08-30-17

    Regular price: $23.93