AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter

ALL THE NAMES THEY USED FOR GOD Stories

by | Read by Cassandra Campbell, Will Damron, Jorjeana Marie, Macleod Andrews, Zaineb Jah

Fiction • 7.25 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2018

The group of narrators gathered to perform this short story collection creates a diverse array of voices. As each narrates a story or two, the total effect is a chorus that captures the many slices of life presented by the author. From the lush tones of Cassandra Campbell to the slightly clipped, mechanical tenor of Will Damron, we are guided by masterful characterizations through a wide range of settings and plots. Zaineb Jah gives a heartfelt performance of the terrifying life of Promise in "All the Names for God." As a young girl, she and her friend are kidnapped, raped, and married by men in a terrorist organization suggestive of Boko Haram. Jah magnifies the magical realism in this story, as do others throughout the collection. M.R. © AudioFile 2018, Portland, Maine [Published: APRIL 2018]

Advertisement

Formats

Trade Ed. • Random House Audio • 2018

DD ISBN 9780525587491 $17.50

 

Library Ed. • Books on Tape • 2018

DD ISBN 9780525587507 $57.00

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 ×