Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World

Tracy Kidder, adapted for young people by Michael French, read by Lincoln Hoppe. Listening Library, unabridged, six CDs, 7.5 hrs., $35 ISBN 978-0-8041-2167-5
Pulitzer Prize winner Kidder delivers this remarkable account of the life and times of Paul Farmer—a doctor and Harvard professor—who has made it his life’s work to cure highly infectious diseases and help people in the poorest areas of the world. Narrator Lincoln Hoppe offers a steady reading that is slow and subdued. While the source material can be intense at times, Hoppe reads as if listeners won’t fully understand the gravity of the story. The result is a somewhat underwhelming performance of an inspiring tale. Ages 12–up. A Delacorte hardcover. (Apr.)
Reviewed on: 05/27/2013
Release date: 04/01/2013
Paperback - 332 pages - 978-1-84668-431-9
Ebook - 288 pages - 978-1-84765-462-5
Compact Disc - 978-1-4159-4692-3
Open Ebook - 231 pages - 978-1-58836-334-3
Paperback - 322 pages - 978-0-8129-7301-3
Prebound-Other - 322 pages - 978-0-606-31347-6
Paperback - 332 pages - 978-0-8129-8055-4
Paperback - 487 pages - 978-89-90729-25-5
Downloadable Audio - 978-0-7393-4998-4
Compact Disc - 978-0-7393-0765-6
Prebound-Other - 322 pages - 978-1-4176-6523-5
Compact Disc - 978-0-8041-2169-9
Ebook - 244 pages - 978-1-78283-036-8
Library Binding - 272 pages - 978-0-375-99099-1
Paperback - 272 pages - 978-0-385-74319-8
Hardcover - 272 pages - 978-0-385-74318-1
Prebound-Glued - 272 pages - 978-1-68065-029-7
Show other formats
FORMATS
The Best Books, Emailed Every Week
Tip Sheet!
MORE BOOKS YOU'D LIKE
X