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The Torah Anthology
Book of Eicha (lamentations);(Me'am Lo'ez Series)
Shmuel Yerushalmi - Aug 01, 1990
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Includes Evening Service And Kinos...
Talia Lavin
Jul 30, 2020
Lamentations is one of several books of the Torah that has a unique cantillation when read publicly (sort of like musical notes, cantillation/trop dictates your inflections). it is particularly beautiful in my mind     source
Moby Dick
Herman Melville - Nov 01, 2016 (first published in 1851)
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"It is the horrible texture of a fabric that should be woven of ships' cables and hawsers. A Polar wind blows through it, and birds of prey hover over it." So Melville wrote of his masterpiece, one of the greatest works of imagination in literary history. In part, Moby-Dick is the story of an eerily compelling madman pursuing an unholy war against ...
Talia Lavin
Dec 16, 2019
@richardsima @KatEschner im a huge stan. not sure if that qualifies me as an expert but damn i love that book     source
Say Nothing
A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland
Patrick Radden Keefe - Feb 25, 2020 (first published in 2018)
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From award-winning New Yorker staff writer Patrick Radden Keefe, a stunning, intricate narrative about a notorious killing in Northern Ireland and its devastating repercussionsIn December 1972, Jean McConville, a thirty-eight-year-old mother of ten, was dragged from her Belfast home by masked intruders, her children clinging to her legs. They never...
Talia Lavin
Dec 13, 2019
fellow audiobook freaks.... this book is amazing and the reader is AMAZING     source