Where Angels Fear to Tread by E. M. Forster audiobook

Where Angels Fear to Tread

By E. M. Forster
Read by Edward Petherbridge

Blackstone Publishing
5.12 Hours 1
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When attractive, impulsive, English widow Lilia takes a holiday in Italy, she causes a scandal by marrying Gino, a dashing and highly unsuitable Italian twelve years her junior. Her prim, snobbish in-laws make no attempt to hide their disapproval, and when Lilia’s decision eventually brings disaster, her English relatives embark on an expedition to face the uncouth foreigner. But when they are confronted by the beauty of Italy and the charm and vitality of the disreputable Gino, they are forced to examine their own narrow lives. Their reactions are emotional, violent, and unexpected.

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Summary

Summary

When attractive, impulsive, English widow Lilia takes a holiday in Italy, she causes a scandal by marrying Gino, a dashing and highly unsuitable Italian twelve years her junior. Her prim, snobbish in-laws make no attempt to hide their disapproval, and when Lilia’s decision eventually brings disaster, her English relatives embark on an expedition to face the uncouth foreigner. But when they are confronted by the beauty of Italy and the charm and vitality of the disreputable Gino, they are forced to examine their own narrow lives. Their reactions are emotional, violent, and unexpected.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“As enveloping as any of the other Forster books.” New York Times
“Startlingly original…At once fantastic and inevitable.” Guardian (London)

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Author

Author Bio: E. M. Forster

Author Bio: E. M. Forster

Edward Morgan Forster (1879–1970) was born in London and raised by his mother and paternal aunts. He pursued his interests in philosophy and classics at Cambridge and there began his writing. He wrote six novels, short stories, essays, and other nonfiction. He is known for his liberal humanism, notably exemplified in his greatest novel, A Passage to India.

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Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental
Category: Fiction/Classics
Runtime: 5.12
Audience: Adult
Language: English