AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter


by | Read by Denver Isaac

Fiction • 9.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2016

A diverse cast of characters--including expats, locals, men, women, and children--brings listeners a vivid picture of life in modern-day Zimbabwe. Denver Isaac is a masterful narrator. Four couples offer contrasting experiences as they try to find happiness in a politically unstable country. All their personal drama is set against a backdrop of danger. Isaac switches believably between masculine and feminine characters as well as between expat and native voices. His expertise is especially notable in the chapters told from the perspective of Rosie, an African-American girl who has moved to Zimbabwe with her parents. Isaac brings out the humor in Rosie's internal monologue with a high-pitched girlish voice. Listeners will love this multilayered story told in a strong style. M.R. © AudioFile 2016, Portland, Maine [Published: SEPTEMBER 2016]

Trade Ed. • Hachette Audio • 2016

DD ISBN 9781478909620 $25.98

Advertisement Advertisement
The latest audiobook reviews, right in your inbox.

Get our FREE Newsletter and discover a world of audiobooks.


AudioFile Newsletter

Let us recommend your next great audiobook!

No algorithms here!
We pick great audiobooks for you.
Sign up for our free newsletter with audiobook love from AudioFile editors.

If you are already with us, thank you! Just click X above.


Thank you for signing up.



Thank you for contacting us!

Our group will review and follow up within 72 hours.
Thanks for your interest!

Back Home ×


Thank you for signing up!

Our group will review and follow up soon.

Back Home ×