This is a funny, unsettling, touching, and energetically narrated audiobook about family, culture, and 21st-century America. Wajahat Ali, a playwright and Ted Talk speaker, among other things, knows about keeping an audience engaged, and he does it here. In this expansive performance he seems to be putting on a one-man play for the ears. Few listeners will leave the audio theater early. Ali, a child of Pakistani immigrants, explores the professional, personal, and political. He touches on everything from being an overweight misfit kid to racism, from dealing with his own obsessive-compulsive disorder to falling in love, and from writing his first play to driving his mother to prison. G.S. © AudioFile 2022, Portland, Maine [Published: MARCH 2022]
Library Ed. Recorded Books 2022
CD ISBN 9781705060452 $79.75 Seven CDs
MP3-CD ISBN 9798200957040 $41.95 One MP3-CDs
DD ISBN 9781705060797 $24.49
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