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    • A State of Freedom

    • A Novel
    • By: Neel Mukherjee
    • Narrated by: Sartaj Garewal
    • Length: 9 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 21
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17

    In this stunning novel, prize-winning author Neel Mukherjee wrests open the central, defining events of our century: displacement and migration. Five characters, in very different circumstances - from a domestic cook in Mumbai, to a vagrant and his dancing bear, to a girl who escapes terror in her home village for a new life in the city - find out the meanings of dislocation and the desire for more.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Narrator

    • By Clio on 04-05-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • The Lives of Others

    • By: Neel Mukherjee
    • Narrated by: Raj Ghatak
    • Length: 21 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 29
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 24

    The aging patriarch and matriarch of the Ghosh family preside over their large household, made up of their five adult children and their respective children, unaware that beneath the barely ruffled surface of their lives the sands are shifting. Each set of family members occupies a floor of the home, in accordance to their standing within the family.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • extraordinary insights

    • By Susan on 07-13-15

    Regular price: $34.94

    • The Lives of Others

    • By: Neel Mukherjee
    • Narrated by: Raj Ghatak
    • Length: 21 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 5
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      4 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4

    'Ma, I feel exhausted with consuming, with taking and grabbing and using. I am so bloated that I feel I cannot breathe any more. I am leaving to find some air, some place where I shall be able to purge myself, push back against the life given me and make my own. I feel I live in a borrowed house. It’s time to find my own… Forgive me…’ Calcutta, 1967. Unnoticed by his family, Supratik has become dangerously involved in extremist political activism.

    Regular price: $26.85

    • A State of Freedom

    • By: Neel Mukherjee
    • Narrated by: Sartaj Garewal
    • Length: 9 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    What happens when we attempt to exchange the life we are given for something better? Can we transform the possibilities we are born into? A State of Freedom prises open the central, defining events of our century - displacement and migration - but not as you imagine them. Five characters in very different circumstances, from a domestic cook to a vagrant and his dancing bear, and a girl who escapes terror in her home village for a new life in the city, find out the meanings of dislocation and the desire for more.

    Regular price: $20.65