Known and Strange Things

Author(s): Teju Cole
Imprint: Griot Audio
CD - unabridged
Audio (10 discs)
Product Number: CF0567
Released: Oct 03, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781501925368
Narrator/s: Peter Fernandez
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The 40-plus essays will span art, literature, and politics, with topics from Virginia Woolf and James Baldwin to President Obama and Boko Haram. The collection will include pre-published essays that gone viral, like "The White Industrial Savior Complex," first published in The Atlantic.


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Known and Strange Things
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Product Number:CF0567
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Author(s): Teju Cole
Narrator(s): Peter Fernandez
Product Number Z12385
Released: Sep 12, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781501925580
Author(s): Teju Cole
Product Number EB00628299
Released: Aug 09, 2016
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: #9780812989793

Professional reviews

"Narrator Peter Jay Fernandez has an especially interesting task with this audiobook. He has to tell 50 different stories on topics as wide ranging as art, literature, science, politics, and history, these being the author's interests and passions. Happily, Fernandez is up to the task. He has a deep, formal-sounding voice that he uses to keep these stories interesting and alive. He is required to speak in many tongues, which he does admirably, and he has to approach each essay with a subtly different style. At times, he's jovial and at others, somber, but his consistent reading and credible accents and pronunciations make this audiobook a worthwhile listen. R.I.G. © AudioFile 2016, Portland, Maine"

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