Her Fearful Symmetry

Audrey Niffenegger, Author, Bianca Amato, Read by , read by Bianca Amato. Audioworks $39.99 (0p) ISBN 978-0-7435-9930-6

Niffenegger's ghost story is a stirring meditation on doubleness featuring twins Valentina and Julia; their mother, Edie and her twin, Elspeth; the two halves of Highgate Cemetery in London; the Western duality of body and soul. Audie Award–winner Bianca Amato gives a brilliant performance: Julia and Valentina's voices are differentiated just enough to tell them apart; Elspeth is Oxbridge refinement, but her twin has Americanized her accent. Amato's greatest challenge is Martin, a brilliant crossword setter whose neuroses prevent him from leaving his flat. Amato gives him a wit and allure that let the listener become as entranced with him as Julia does. This well-paced and lustrous audio will mesmerize and delight. A Scribner hardcover (Reviews, July 27). (Sept.)

Reviewed on: 11/30/2009
Release date: 09/01/2009
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Hardcover - 416 pages - 978-0-307-39745-4
Compact Disc - 978-1-4407-5834-8
Paperback - 480 pages - 978-986-272-010-3
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Hardcover - 637 pages - 978-1-4104-2244-6
Paperback - 416 pages - 978-1-4391-7198-1
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