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    • The Ticking Is the Bomb

    • A Memoir
    • By: Nick Flynn
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 5 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      2.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 7

    In 2007, during the months before Nick Flynn's daughter's birth, his growing outrage and obsession with torture, exacerbated by the Abu Ghraib photographs, led him to Istanbul to meet some of the Iraqi men depicted in the photos. Haunted by a history of addiction and a longing to connect with his mother who committed suicide, Flynn artfully interweaves in this memoir passages from his childhood, his relationships with women, and his growing obsession.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Memoir of a selfish man

    • By Mark E. White on 04-28-15

    Regular price: $20.97

    • The Reenactments

    • By: Nick Flynn
    • Narrated by: Steve Baker
    • Length: 4 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    For Nick Flynn, that game we all play—the who-would-play-you-in-the-movie-of-your-life game—has been resolved. The Reenactments chronicles the surreal experience of being on set during the making of the film Being Flynn, from his best-selling memoir Another Bullshit Night in Suck City, and watching the central events of his life reenacted: His father's long run of homelessness and his mother's suicide.

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Being Flynn

    • A Memoir
    • By: Nick Flynn
    • Narrated by: Scott Brick
    • Length: 7 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 28
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 28

    With a raw authenticity stripped of self-pity and a powerful narrative voice unlike any other, Being Flynn illuminates the hidden story of fathers and sons in America. Nick Flynn has written a remarkable testament to the enduring strength of one boy’s struggle for survival.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Didn't finish.

    • By Michael on 03-06-11

    Regular price: $20.97