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OCCUPIED CITY

by | Read by Alton Takiyama-Chung, Daisuke Tsuji, Justine Eyre, Bronson Pinchot, Lorna Raver, Stefan Rudnicki

Mystery & Suspense • 11.75 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2010

In a story with roots in a real case, a bank robbery and murder in Tokyo in 1948 have links to biological weapons testing during WWII. David Peace loves words. His writing often takes on a rhythmic poetic quality, and the narrators give the events of the novel the weight of emotion—whether they're speaking with the lyrical voices of dead robbery victims or the bureaucratic tone of official documents. The multiple narrators help sort out the many points of view Peace uses to tell his story. The novel bogs down at points, but the first-rate reading makes this an audiobook experience that improves on the text. J.A.S. © AudioFile 2010, Portland, Maine [Published: SEPTEMBER 2010]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2010

CD ISBN 9781441754820 $29.95 • Ten CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781441754837 $29.95 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

 

Library Ed. • Blackstone Audio • 2010

CS ISBN 9781441754790 $59.95 • Nine cassettes

CD ISBN 9781441754806 $90.00 • Ten CDs

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