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THIS IS HOW YOU LOSE HER

by | Read by Junot Díaz

Fiction • 7.25 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2012

Junot Díaz tells the story of Yunior, a Dominican man who moved to the Northeast U.S. as a child. Yunior’s life is told through a series of interconnected but non-chronological stories, which are narrated by Díaz himself. The stories are separated from one another not only by titles, but also by interludes of Spanish-language music, both of which not only help the listener discern one from another but also add ambiance and authenticity. Díaz's narration is somewhat uneven. When his words flow, he has the accent and attitude to make listeners lose themselves in the story, but at times his cadence is choppy, with odd pauses and emphasis on strange words that detract from the overall experience. J.L.K. © AudioFile 2012, Portland, Maine [Published: SEPTEMBER 2012]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Penguin Audio • 2012

CD ISBN 9781611761108 $29.95 • Five CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

 

Library Ed. • Recorded Books • 2012

CS ISBN 978-1-4703-2841-2 $77.75 • Seven cassettes

CD ISBN 978-1-4703-2840-5 $77.75 • Seven CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 978-1-4703-2908-2 $49.75 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN 978-1-4703-2842-9 $70.00

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