Regular price: $5.95

Membership details Membership details
  • A 30-day trial plus your first audiobook, free.
  • 1 credit/month after trial – good for any book, any price.
  • Easy exchanges – swap any book you don’t love.
  • Keep your audiobooks, even if you cancel.
  • After your trial, Audible is just $14.95/month.
Select or Add a new payment method

Buy Now with 1 Credit

By confirming your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and Amazon's Privacy Notice. Taxes where applicable.

Buy Now for $5.95

Pay using card ending in
By confirming your purchase, you agree to Audible's Conditions of Use and Amazon's Privacy Notice. Taxes where applicable.

Publisher's Summary

In this issue:
COMMENT
"Democratic Movements", by Steve Coll: The lessons of Tunisia.
ANNALS OF SCIENCE
"Going Viral", by David E. Hoffman: The Pentagon takes on swine flu.

OUR TOWNS DEPT.
"Fox Among the Chickens", by Peter J. Boyer: Roger Ailes and an upstate newspaper war.
BOOKS
"America's Top Parent", by Elizabeth Kolbert: Amy Chua's Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother.
THE TALK OF THE TOWN
"Apeman", by Nick Liptak: Peter Elliott, the world’s go-to ape actor.

Listen to Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua.

Want more of The New Yorker?

  • Subscribe for one month or 12 months.
  • Get the latest issue.
  • Check out the complete archive.

    Also, listen to audio from The New Yorker Festival readings and panel discussions, recorded live in New York City.

  • (P) and ©2011 The New Yorker
    Show More Show Less
    No Reviews are Available
    © Copyright 1997 - 2018 Audible, Inc