The Empty Family

Version: Unabridged
Author: Colm Toibin
Narrator: Jeff Woodman , John Keating , Terry Donnelly , Colm Toibin , Alma Cuervo , Piter Marek , Tim Reynolds
Genres: Fiction & Literature
Publisher: Recorded Books
Published In: January 2011
# of Units: 7 CDs
Length: 8 hours, 30 minutes
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With his critically acclaimed fiction, author Colm Toíbín has drawn favorable comparisons to Raymond Carver. Hailed as "the work of a supreme writer who only improves" (Times, UK), The Empty Family is a stunning short story collection that is "always intensely interesting and sometimes profoundly provocative" (Irish Independent).

". reconfirms his mastery of the short story . Likely to rank with the best story collections of the year."-Kirkus Reviews, starred review

Author Details

Author Details

Toibin, Colm

Colm Toibin is the author of four previous novels, "The South, The Heather Blazing, The Story of the Night, "and "The Blackwater Lightship, " which was shortlisted for the 1999 Booker Prize. He lives in Dublin.