AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

HOME FIRE

by | Read by Tania Rodrigues

Fiction • 8 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2017

Narrator Tania Rodrigues supports Shamsie's extraordinary novel with subtlety and warmth. This is an audiobook that is about many things, including immigration, love, and manipulation. It's the story of two sisters and a brother, orphan members of a Pakistani-English family of Muslims, as they make their way to graduate school in Massachusetts (one sister), law school in England (the other sister), and jihad in Syria (the brother). The paths and choices they make are all different yet bound up in family. There are several major characters besides the family members, and Rodrigues adroitly handles them all, giving each a distinct voice without distracting the listener from the story. The story is painful; the audiobook, a pleasure. G.S.D. © AudioFile 2017, Portland, Maine [Published: OCTOBER 2017]

Advertisement

Formats

Trade Ed. • Penguin Audio • 2017

DD ISBN 9780525497868 $17.50

 

Library Ed. • Books on Tape • 2017

DD ISBN 9780525497875 $66.50

Get our Newsletter
Connect with AudioFile
envelope

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.

×

Thanks!

Thank you for contacting us!

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

Back Home ×