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    • City of Light

    • By: Lauren Belfer
    • Narrated by: Jan Maxwell
    • Length: 6 hrs
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 51
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 32

    Louisa Barrett, the narrator of this critically-acclaimed first novel, guides us through the culture and conflicts of a time and place where immigrant factory workers and nature conservationists protest violently against industrialists, where presidents broker politics, where wealthy ""Negroes"" fight for recognition and e

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • good historical detail

    • By S. Sarabasha on 07-14-10

    Regular price: $21.27

    • And After the Fire

    • A Novel
    • By: Lauren Belfer
    • Narrated by: Xe Sands, Simon Vance
    • Length: 12 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 108
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 96
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 95

    In the ruins of Germany in 1945, at the end of World War II, American soldier Henry Sachs takes a souvenir, an old music manuscript, from a seemingly deserted mansion and mistakenly kills the girl who tries to stop him. In America in 2010, Henry's niece, Susanna Kessler, struggles to rebuild her life after she experiences a devastating act of violence on the streets of New York City. When Henry dies soon after, she uncovers the long-hidden music manuscript.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Lovely story with much history

    • By Karen Peterson on 03-28-17

    Regular price: $27.97

    • A Fierce Radiance

    • A Novel
    • By: Lauren Belfer
    • Narrated by: Paula Christensen
    • Length: 18 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 32
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 32

    Claire Shipley is a single mother haunted by the death of her young daughter and by her divorce years ago. She is also an ambitious photojournalist, and in the anxious days after Pearl Harbor, the talented Life magazine reporter finds herself on top of one of the nation's most important stories.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Long winded and boring

    • By Sally on 03-15-11

    Regular price: $39.92