• by Rudyard Kipling
  • Narrated by Sanjeev Bhaskar
  • 7 hrs and 13 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

The action takes place in British India in the 1880s and 1890s against the backdrop of ‘The Great Game’, the political conflict between Russia and Britain which was played out in central Asia. In the character of Kimball O’Hara – an Irish orphan who ‘burned black as any native’ - Kipling juxtaposes East and West, embodied by a boy who can blend seamlessly into both worlds.
At once both a gripping adventure story and a spiritual journey, Kim must navigate the swarming roads of India - that ‘broad smiling river of life’ - as a disciple to the Buddhist Lama Teshoo. Yet, all the while, he is being drawn into the secret life of a spy. As he comes of age, how long can Kim continue to manipulate his own fate?


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Everything but Errol Flynn. Excellant.

India during the Raj. Interlopers and spies try to invade the Empire. Just a I remembered it at age 10. Reader does a great job.
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- Wm Bruce Ford

Book Details

  • Release Date: 05-12-2010
  • Publisher: CSA Word