The Painted Bird

The Painted Bird

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by Jerzy Kosinski, Fred Berman, Michael Aronov
     
 

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Kosinski’s controversial and compelling modern classic is available for the first time on audio.See more details below

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Kosinski’s controversial and compelling modern classic is available for the first time on audio.

Editorial Reviews

Miami Herald
“Of all the remarkable fiction that emerged from World War II, nothing stands higher than Jerzy Kosiński’s The Painted Bird. A magnificent work of art and a celebration of the individual will. No one who reads it will forget it; no one who reads it will be unmoved by it.”
—John Yardley, The Miami Herald
— Jonathan Yardley
New York Times Book Review
“One of the best. . . . Written with deep sincerity and sensitivity.”
—Elie Wiesel, The New York Times Book Review
— Elie Wiesel
Harper's Magazine
“Extraordinary . . . literally staggering . . . one of the most powerful books I have ever read.”
—Richard Kluger, Harper’s Magazine
— Richard Kluger
AudioFile
“This audiobook deserves—actually, it demands—one’s undivided attention. In a soft Polish accent narrator Fred Berman spins this tale with a storyteller’s intimacy. . . . The production poignantly and beautifully captures Kosinski’s dark, melancholy landscape.”
AudioFile [Earphones Award Winner]
Miami Herald - Jonathan Yardley
“Of all the remarkable fiction that emerged from World War II, nothing stands higher than Jerzy Kosiński’s The Painted Bird. A magnificent work of art and a celebration of the individual will. No one who reads it will forget it; no one who reads it will be unmoved by it.”
—John Yardley, The Miami Herald
New York Times Book Review - Elie Wiesel
“Of all the remarkable fiction that emerged from World War II, nothing stands higher than Jerzy Kosiński’s The Painted Bird. A magnificent work of art and a celebration of the individual will. No one who reads it will forget it; no one who reads it will be unmoved by it.”
—John Yardley, The Miami Herald
Harper's Magazine - Richard Kluger
“One of the best. . . . Written with deep sincerity and sensitivity.”
—Elie Wiesel, The New York Times Book Review
From the Publisher
“This audiobook deserves—actually, it demands—one’s undivided attention. In a soft Polish accent narrator Fred Berman spins this tale with a storyteller’s intimacy. . . . The production poignantly and beautifully captures Kosinski’s dark, melancholy landscape.”
AudioFile [Earphones Award Winner]
Elie Wiesel
"One of the best... Written with deep sincerity and sensitivity." -- The New York Times Book Review
Richard Kluger
"Extraordinary...literally staggering...one of the most powerful books I have ever read." -- Harper's Magazine
Jonathan Yardley
"Of all the remarkable fiction that emerged from World War II, nothing stands higher than Jerzy Kosinski's The Painted Bird. A magnificent work of art, and a celebration of the individual will. No one who reads it will forget it; no one who reads it will be unmoved by it. ThePainted Bird enriches our literature andour lives." -- The Miami Herald

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781615730803
Publisher:
HighBridge Company
Publication date:
03/30/2010
Edition description:
Unabridged; 10.25 hours on 9 CDs
Sales rank:
459,858
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 5.90(h) x 1.00(d)

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