The Favorite Game

A Novel
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (7.75 hours)
Product Number: Z100133048
Released: Jul 24, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781538548677
Narrator/s: Jonathan Davis
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In this unforgettable novel, Leonard Cohen boldly etches the youth and early manhood of Lawrence Breavman, only son of an old Jewish family in Montreal. Life for Breavman is made up of dazzling color-a series of motion pictures fed through a high-speed projector: the half-understood death of his father; the adult games of love and war, with their infinite capacity for fantasy and cruelty; his secret experiments with hypnotism; the night-long adventures with Krantz, his beloved comrade and confidant. Later, achieving literary fame as a college student, Breavman does penance through manual labor but ultimately flees to New York. And although he has loved the bodies of many women, it is only when he meets Shell, whom he awakens to her own beauty, that he discovers the totality of love and its demands and comes to terms with the sacrifices he must make.

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Author(s): Leonard Cohen
Original Publish Date: Jul 24, 2018

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Author(s): Leonard Cohen
Narrator(s): Jonathan Davis
Product Number DD37758
Released: May 29, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781538548639

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