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Deaf Sentence

David Lodge

Celebrated British novelist David Lodge is a two-time finalist for the Booker Prize and winner of the Whitbread Award. Deaf Sentence finds linguistics professor Desmond Bates forced into an early retirement by hearing loss. While at a noisy party, Bates politely says yes to a question he can’t quite hear. Soon, he learns he’s agreed to supervise a dangerously sexy undergrad on her suicide note research. “Another wise, witty look at the human condition from Lodge.” —Kirkus Reviews

Celebrated British novelist David Lodge is a two-time finalist for the Booker Prize and winner of the Whitbread Award. Deaf Sentence finds linguistics professor Desmond Bates forced into an early retirement by hearing loss. While at a noisy party, Bates politely says yes to a question he can’t quite hear. Soon, he learns he’s agreed to supervise a dangerously sexy undergrad on her suicide note research. “Another wise, witty look at the human condition from Lodge.” —Kirkus Reviews
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Celebrated British novelist David Lodge is a two-time finalist for the Booker Prize and winner of the Whitbread Award. Deaf Sentence finds linguistics professor Desmond Bates forced into an early retirement by hearing loss. While at a noisy party, Bates politely says yes to a question he can’t quite hear. Soon, he learns he’s agreed to supervise a dangerously sexy undergrad on her suicide note research. “Another wise, witty look at the human condition from Lodge.” —Kirkus Reviews

Language:

English

Narrators:

Steven Crossley

Length:

11h 42m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:47


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

20:25


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

21:22


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

44:31


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

54:58


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

44:32


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

13:06


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

26:10


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

22:04


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

42:32


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

25:02


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

31:44


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

44:44


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

46:47


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

40:00


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

27:24


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

38:59


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

53:04


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

01:00:22


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

31:23


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

12:35


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

00:25