AudioFile - Find your next great audiobook
Get our Newsletter


by | Read by Peter Riegert, Zosia Mamet

Fiction • 5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2012

Those looking for a novel that imagines the life of Moses should be aware that this isn’t it. Instead, it’s an unconventional story made up of letters, texts, and emails between the novelist Wouk and several people hoping to make a new Moses film. Epistolary novels are not easy to convert into successful audio experiences, and this attempt falls way short. Peter Riegert is a talented narrator with a pleasing voice. However, he only has one voice, making it difficult for the listener to differentiate the authors of the various missives. Zosia Mamet has fewer characters to keep track of. She attempts to give them different voices, but her success is inconsistent. N.E.M. © AudioFile 2012, Portland, Maine [Published: DECEMBER 2012]



Trade Ed. • Simon & Schuster Audio • 2012

CD ISBN 9781442357204 $24.99 • Four CDs

DD ISBN 9781442357211 $14.99


Library Ed. • Recorded Books • 2013

CD ISBN 978-1-4703-2438-4 $51.75 • Four CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 978-1-4703-2439-1 $41.75 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN 978-1-4703-2968-6 $47.00

Get our Newsletter
Connect with AudioFile

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 ×