Little Children-logo

Little Children

Tom Perrotta

This New York Times best-seller has earned universal acclaim, including starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews, Library Journal, and Booklist . With hits like Election and Joe College to his credit, author Tom Perrotta has established himself as a master of satire. Unhappily married Sarah passes her days at the local playground with her three-year-old daughter. When happily unemployed Todd (also married) and Sarah meet, their attraction is immediate. They begin a passionate affair just as their suburban utopia is rattled by the arrival of registered sex offender Ronald James McGorvey. With McGorvey in town, disgusted parents wonder if any of their little children will be safe. Perrotta's wry observations of suburbia make for a tremendously insightful tale. By adding a layer of suspense to his uniquely dark humor, he shapes Little Children into his most compelling novel yet.

This New York Times best-seller has earned universal acclaim, including starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews, Library Journal, and Booklist . With hits like Election and Joe College to his credit, author Tom Perrotta has established himself as a master of satire. Unhappily married Sarah passes her days at the local playground with her three-year-old daughter. When happily unemployed Todd (also married) and Sarah meet, their attraction is immediate. They begin a passionate affair just as their suburban utopia is rattled by the arrival of registered sex offender Ronald James McGorvey. With McGorvey in town, disgusted parents wonder if any of their little children will be safe. Perrotta's wry observations of suburbia make for a tremendously insightful tale. By adding a layer of suspense to his uniquely dark humor, he shapes Little Children into his most compelling novel yet.
More Information

Genres:

Fiction

Description:

This New York Times best-seller has earned universal acclaim, including starred reviews from Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews, Library Journal, and Booklist . With hits like Election and Joe College to his credit, author Tom Perrotta has established himself as a master of satire. Unhappily married Sarah passes her days at the local playground with her three-year-old daughter. When happily unemployed Todd (also married) and Sarah meet, their attraction is immediate. They begin a passionate affair just as their suburban utopia is rattled by the arrival of registered sex offender Ronald James McGorvey. With McGorvey in town, disgusted parents wonder if any of their little children will be safe. Perrotta's wry observations of suburbia make for a tremendously insightful tale. By adding a layer of suspense to his uniquely dark humor, he shapes Little Children into his most compelling novel yet.

Language:

English

Narrators:

George Wilson

Length:

11h 36m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:12


Part 1, Chapter 1
Part 1, Chapter 1

25:27


Part 1, Chapter 2
Part 1, Chapter 2

24:22


Part 1, Chapter 3
Part 1, Chapter 3

28:08


Part 1, Chapter 4
Part 1, Chapter 4

42:37


Part 1, Chapter 5
Part 1, Chapter 5

24:03


Part 1, Chapter 6
Part 1, Chapter 6

39:12


Part 1, Chapter 7
Part 1, Chapter 7

22:35


Part 2, Chapter 1
Part 2, Chapter 1

29:41


Part 2, Chapter 2
Part 2, Chapter 2

31:14


Part 2, Chapter 3
Part 2, Chapter 3

01:14:17


Part 2, Chapter 4
Part 2, Chapter 4

41:31


Part 2, Chapter 5
Part 2, Chapter 5

24:28


Part 3, Chapter 1
Part 3, Chapter 1

31:17


Part 3, Chapter 2
Part 3, Chapter 2

57:13


Part 3, Chapter 3
Part 3, Chapter 3

32:01


Part 3, Chapter 4
Part 3, Chapter 4

43:51


Part 4, Chapter 1
Part 4, Chapter 1

02:01:06


Part 4, Chapter 2
Part 4, Chapter 2

02:13