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    • The Book of Separation

    • A Memoir
    • By: Tova Mirvis
    • Narrated by: Tova Mirvis
    • Length: 9 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 52
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 51

    Born and raised in a tight-knit Orthodox Jewish family, Tova Mirvis committed herself to observing the rules and rituals prescribed by this way of life. After all, to observe was to be accepted and to be accepted was to be loved. She married a man from within the fold and quickly began a family. But over the years, her doubts became noisier than her faith, and at age 40 she could no longer breathe in what had become a suffocating existence.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • So many parallels

    • By Cortney on 01-05-18

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Outside World

    • By: Tova Mirvis
    • Narrated by: Emily Bauer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 23
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 18
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    Tzippy Goldman was born for marriage. She and her mother had always assumed she'd graduate high school, be set up with the right boy, and have a beautiful wedding with white lace and pareve vanilla cream frosting. But at twenty-two, Tzippy's fast approaching spinsterhood. She dreams of escape; instead, she leaves for a year in Jerusalem.There she meets - re-meets - Baruch, the son of her mother's college roommate. When Tzippy last saw him, his name was Bryan and he wore a Yankees-logo yarmulke.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A terrific read!

    • By Syddd on 04-13-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Visible City

    • By: Tova Mirvis
    • Narrated by: Tavia Gilbert
    • Length: 7 hrs and 50 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 17

    Nina is a harried young mother who spends her evenings spying on the older couple across the street through her son's binoculars. She is drawn to their quiet contentment - so unlike her own lonely, chaotic world of nursing. One night, she spies a young couple in the throes of passion. Who are these people, and what happened to her symbol of domestic bliss?

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Often insightful, but 3 star listen

    • By Robin on 01-20-16

    Regular price: $34.99

    • ILY

    • By: Tova Mirvis
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2

    Nora, a middle-aged woman who is ignored by her husband and tech-savvy teenage daughter, reconnects with a childhood crush via Facebook. Soon a flurry of daily text messages controls her life, and she wonders whether or not she should make her online life real. But Nora has bigger problems, and we learn that everyone in this family is straddling the line between their authentic and hidden selves.

    Regular price: $2.99

    • You Don't Look Like Your Picture

    • By: Justin Kennan, Tova Mirvis, Vanessa Hua, and others
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 5 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 1

    A disgraced Hong Kong pop star wavers between acceptance and revenge after a sex tape scandal. An OKCupid hookup becomes a missed connection even while it's happening. A couple's quest for ever-safer sex leads to a near-fatal love triangle.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Good

    • By Teddy on 06-28-17

    Regular price: $19.95