A Passage to India: Library Edition (Playaway Adult Fiction)

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9781602528536: A Passage to India: Library Edition (Playaway Adult Fiction)

Two Englishwomen visit British-ruled India with good intentions to get to know the people, but British snobbery and prejudices get in the way. A simple misunderstanding gets blown out of proportion, revealing the chasm between the two cultures.

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E.M. Forster (1879-1970) was an English novelist and short story writer who won international acclaim for his well-plotted novels dealing with ideas of class and race.

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When Adela Quested travels to India to meet her fiancé, she soon finds herself engulfed in a cultural struggle. Forster masterfully reveals colonial India through the eyes of both Indian and British residents. Talented British actress Meera Syal gives a thoughtful reading of Forster's famous novel. With such a wide assortment of characters, voicing dialogue might prove a difficult task, but Syal accomplishes it with expertise. She masters a range of British and Indian accents to produce lively conversations. Her portrayal of the kind-hearted Indian doctor Aziz is as convincing as that of the elderly Mrs. Moore. With this audiobook's combination of Indian music, rich description, and Syal's compelling reading, the listener can expect to enter into the heart of India. T.D.M. Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award © AudioFile 2009, Portland, Maine

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