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THE BOOK COLLECTORS A Band of Syrian Rebels and the Stories That Carried Them Through a War

by | Read by Nikki Massoud

Biography & Memoir • 4.5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2020

Narrator Nikki Massoud's strong, clear voice brings listeners the determination of journalist Delphine Minoui as she pieces together the unlikely story of an underground library in Daraya, the city where the Syrian civil war began. Massoud sounds confident, firm, and consistent as Minoui describes her travels through the Middle East's conflict-torn libraries. Eventually, Massoud retells the stories of Ahmed and his friends, young Syrian men whose shared love of books fueled their determination to scavenge a large collection of books from the ruins of their ravaged city. Speaking with an undercurrent of passion, Massoud underscores Minoui's belief in the importance of Ahmed's story, as well as those of his city and country. M.R. © AudioFile 2020, Portland, Maine [Published: DECEMBER 2020]

Trade Ed. • Random House Audio • 2020

DD ISBN 9780593342367 $15.00


Library Ed. • Books on Tape • 2020

DD ISBN 9780593342374 $38.00

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