The Weekend

  • by Bernhard Schlink, Shaun Whiteside
  • Narrated by Jefferson Mays
  • 5 hrs and 22 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Bernhard Schlink burst onto the literary scene with the internationally best-selling Oprah’s Book Club selection The Reader. Through his unique brand of gripping narrative, Schlink scores again with The Weekend, the tale of old friends who come together for a remarkable reunion. One of the group is a convicted murderer and terrorist, fresh out of prison and joined by his devoted sister. But another guest has remained true to the cause that might spell trouble for them all.


What the Critics Say

“Schlink avoids the easy route of condemnation and salvation . . . The book’s real strength is the finely wrought dynamic among the characters, whose relationships and histories are fraught with a powerful sense of tension and possibly untoward potential.” (Publishers Weekly)


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Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-12-2010
  • Publisher: Recorded Books