Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi (MP3 CD)

By Geoff Dyer, Simon Vance (Read by)
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“The Jeff in Venice is a British journalist (his last name is Atman, which means 'self' or 'soul' in Sanskrit) living an empty, sad life. During a trip to Italy, he meets an American named Laura, and, for a few days, their meeting creates a fire in him he hasn't felt in years. Months later, when he receives an assignment in Varanasi, India, he begins to slowly lose himself in this magical town. This is a story of a man finding himself, losing himself, and, then, finding himself again in that loss. It's achingly sad in places, surprisingly funny at times, and overwhelming beautiful in the end.”
— susan weis, Breathe Books, Baltimore, MD

About the Author


Geoff Dyer is the author of six books including "Paris Trance" and "But Beautiful: A Book about Jazz," He lives in England.


SIMON VANCE is a prolific and popular audiobook narrator and actor with several hundred audiobooks to his credit. An Audie(r) Award-winner, Vance was recently named "The Voice of Choice" by "Booklist" magazine.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781441753397
ISBN-10: 1441753397
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Publication Date: August 2010
Language: English