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The Conch Bearer

Brotherhood of the Conch Series, Book 1 · Brotherhood of the Conch

by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni Author · Alan Cumming Narrator

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You are about to embark on a remarkable journey. It begins on the teeming streets of Kolkata, India, and will transport you across arid plains and turbulent rivers to a secret valley high in the Himalayas. Along the way you will encounter powerful spirits, both good and unspeakably evil; fantastical creatures; and a trio of intrepid travelers who will linger in your memory long after the end of this audiobook.
In a dingy shack in the less than desirable neighborhood that he calls home, twelve-year-old Anand is entrusted with a conch shell that possesses mystical powers. His task is to return the shell to its rightful home many hundreds of miles away. Accompanying him are Nisha, the headstrong but resourceful child of the streets, and a mysterious man of indeterminate age and surprising resources named Abadhyatta...
This is a fantasy of the first order; an exotic and compelling adventure story that is almost impossible to stop listening to.

Publication Details

Publisher:
Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group
Imprint:
Listening Library (Audio)
Edition:
Unabridged
Publication Date:
2003
Series:
Brotherhood of the Conch

Format

  • OverDrive MP3 Audiobook 179.9 MB
  • OverDrive Listen 179.5 MB

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni (Author)

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni is the author of the bestselling novels The Mistress of Spices, Sister of My Heart, and The Vine of Desire; the prize-winning story collections Arranged Marriage and The Unknown Errors of Our Lives; and four acclaimed vo...

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