AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter


by | Read by Kate Bowler

Biography & Memoir • 4.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2018

Kate Bowler's audiobook is a gift. She is only in her 30s--with a wonderful husband, a toddler son, and a career teaching at Duke Divinity School--when she is diagnosed with Stage IV colon cancer. Despite the fact that she grew up in a Christian tradition that emphasizes that faith leads to prosperity, it's clear that she neither deserves cancer nor that prayer will cure it. Joyfully exclaiming that she has "the magic cancer," Bowler recounts how she is accepted as a genetic match for a clinical trial and undergoes chemotherapy and immunotherapy. Not only is her life miraculous but so is her performance of this audiobook. She is so genuine, likable, and hilarious--she starts swearing for Lent and then stops at Easter. May Kate Bowler live long (and prosper!). A.B. © AudioFile 2018, Portland, Maine [Published: APRIL 2018]

Trade Ed. • Random House Audio • 2018

DD ISBN 9780525526803 $15.00


Library Ed. • Books on Tape • 2018

DD ISBN 9780525526810 $47.50

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 ×