Les Miserables

  • by Victor Hugo
  • Narrated by Michael Jayston
  • 2 hrs and 24 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Hugo's vibrant portrait of the characters in late 18th century Paris is a world-famous story, which has also been made into an award-winning musical. Jean Valjean, an ex-convict, tries to turn his life around for the sake of his adopted daughter, Cosette.Set in turbulent times, this reading by Michael Jayston of this classic tale is a bustling and thrilling trip for a listener through the streets and cafes of a Paris finding its feet and losing its head.

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A testament to the power of the human spirit

This is a powerful and moving book, beautifully narrated. I would say this has to be the most inspiring novel of all time. Jean Val Jean's heroism and generosity are a lesson to us all. 'To die is nothing;but it is terrible not to live'
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 15-01-2008
  • Publisher: CSA Word