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Follow Your Heart

Susanna Tamaro

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Genres:

Romance

Description:

Follow Your Heart is a bittersweet tale that explores the reflections and revelations of aging. This lyrical novel has earned author Susanna Tamaro prestigious awards as it quickly became an international success, touching the hearts of readers worldwide. Over 1.8 million copies have been sold in Italy alone. With winter and death approaching, Olga, an elderly Italian woman, writes a long letter to her granddaughter in America. In it, she shares her loves, her lifelong secrets, and the history of her tragic relationship with her daughter (the granddaughter’s mother). After a lifetime lived in a patriarchal society, Olga also contemplates the frailty of her family ties. Stressing the need to follow her heart, the pensive grandmother speaks to her granddaughter across the miles and years that separate them. The resulting pages convey her inner journey and hard-won knowledge to the young woman with eloquent clarity.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Barbara Caruso

Length:

4h 36m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

01:30


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

21:34


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

16:16


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

26:52


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

10:35


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

22:17


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

21:01


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

12:46


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

36:58


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

44:30


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

15:58


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

20:39


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

14:39


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

04:11


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:52


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

01:18