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More Than It Hurts You

Darin Strauss

Read Darin Strauss's posts on the Penguin Blog Josh Goldin's happy yet unexamined existence is shattered one morning when his wife, Dori, rushes their eight-month- old son to the emergency room in severe distress. Dr. Darlene Stokes, an African-American physician and single mother, suspects Munchausen by proxy, a rarely diagnosed and controversial phenomenon where a mother intentionally harms her baby. As each of them is forced to confront a reality that has become a nightmare, Darlene, Dori, and Josh are pushed to their breaking points. Darin Strauss's extraordinary novel is set in a world turned upside down-where doctors try to save babies from their parents, police use the law to tear families apart, and the people you think you know best end up surprising you the most.

Read Darin Strauss's posts on the Penguin Blog Josh Goldin's happy yet unexamined existence is shattered one morning when his wife, Dori, rushes their eight-month- old son to the emergency room in severe distress. Dr. Darlene Stokes, an African-American physician and single mother, suspects Munchausen by proxy, a rarely diagnosed and controversial phenomenon where a mother intentionally harms her baby. As each of them is forced to confront a reality that has become a nightmare, Darlene, Dori, and Josh are pushed to their breaking points. Darin Strauss's extraordinary novel is set in a world turned upside down-where doctors try to save babies from their parents, police use the law to tear families apart, and the people you think you know best end up surprising you the most.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Read Darin Strauss's posts on the Penguin Blog Josh Goldin's happy yet unexamined existence is shattered one morning when his wife, Dori, rushes their eight-month- old son to the emergency room in severe distress. Dr. Darlene Stokes, an African-American physician and single mother, suspects Munchausen by proxy, a rarely diagnosed and controversial phenomenon where a mother intentionally harms her baby. As each of them is forced to confront a reality that has become a nightmare, Darlene, Dori, and Josh are pushed to their breaking points. Darin Strauss's extraordinary novel is set in a world turned upside down-where doctors try to save babies from their parents, police use the law to tear families apart, and the people you think you know best end up surprising you the most.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Arthur Morey

Length:

15h 3m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

08:01


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

08:40


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:38


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

07:37


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

08:08


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

07:11


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:42


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

09:13


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

07:04


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

07:17


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

06:48


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

06:27


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

07:41


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

08:05


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

07:36


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

07:57


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

07:44


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

07:45


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

04:56


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:45


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

04:15


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

06:23


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

06:58


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

07:54


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

07:39


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

06:14


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

07:06


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

07:30


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

08:10


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

08:07


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

04:26


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

05:53


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

08:39


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

05:53


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

05:58


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

07:51


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

06:07


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

08:51


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

08:11


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

07:04


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

08:48


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

08:10


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

07:02


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

05:51


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

06:25


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

07:35


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

07:45


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

07:13


Chapter 49
Chapter 49

07:38


Chapter 50
Chapter 50

07:05


Chapter 51
Chapter 51

04:51


Chapter 52
Chapter 52

05:19


Chapter 53
Chapter 53

07:28


Chapter 54
Chapter 54

04:45


Chapter 55
Chapter 55

05:33


Chapter 56
Chapter 56

07:47


Chapter 57
Chapter 57

07:32


Chapter 58
Chapter 58

07:46


Chapter 59
Chapter 59

06:36


Chapter 60
Chapter 60

07:10


Chapter 61
Chapter 61

08:08


Chapter 62
Chapter 62

06:11


Chapter 63
Chapter 63

05:20


Chapter 64
Chapter 64

06:35


Chapter 65
Chapter 65

06:04


Chapter 66
Chapter 66

04:55


Chapter 67
Chapter 67

08:51


Chapter 68
Chapter 68

07:54


Chapter 69
Chapter 69

06:01


Chapter 70
Chapter 70

06:48


Chapter 71
Chapter 71

03:03


Chapter 72
Chapter 72

07:53


Chapter 73
Chapter 73

07:40


Chapter 74
Chapter 74

05:27


Chapter 75
Chapter 75

04:26


Chapter 76
Chapter 76

06:51


Chapter 77
Chapter 77

05:59


Chapter 78
Chapter 78

03:07


Chapter 79
Chapter 79

08:59


Chapter 80
Chapter 80

07:43


Chapter 81
Chapter 81

07:30


Chapter 82
Chapter 82

06:20


Chapter 83
Chapter 83

07:28


Chapter 84
Chapter 84

07:54


Chapter 85
Chapter 85

07:06


Chapter 86
Chapter 86

07:11


Chapter 87
Chapter 87

06:01


Chapter 88
Chapter 88

06:35


Chapter 89
Chapter 89

07:22


Chapter 90
Chapter 90

06:04


Chapter 91
Chapter 91

07:30


Chapter 92
Chapter 92

09:26


Chapter 93
Chapter 93

06:00


Chapter 94
Chapter 94

05:12


Chapter 95
Chapter 95

07:49


Chapter 96
Chapter 96

05:47


Chapter 97
Chapter 97

05:48


Chapter 98
Chapter 98

07:37


Chapter 99
Chapter 99

07:05


Chapter 100
Chapter 100

07:19


Chapter 101
Chapter 101

07:38


Chapter 102
Chapter 102

04:26


Chapter 103
Chapter 103

06:33


Chapter 104
Chapter 104

06:43


Chapter 105
Chapter 105

06:59


Chapter 106
Chapter 106

07:58


Chapter 107
Chapter 107

07:07


Chapter 108
Chapter 108

07:29


Chapter 109
Chapter 109

07:36


Chapter 110
Chapter 110

07:31


Chapter 111
Chapter 111

08:15


Chapter 112
Chapter 112

06:09


Chapter 113
Chapter 113

05:26


Chapter 114
Chapter 114

08:26


Chapter 115
Chapter 115

08:22


Chapter 116
Chapter 116

08:36


Chapter 117
Chapter 117

06:01


Chapter 118
Chapter 118

07:52


Chapter 119
Chapter 119

09:22


Chapter 120
Chapter 120

09:27


Chapter 121
Chapter 121

05:52


Chapter 122
Chapter 122

05:06


Chapter 123
Chapter 123

05:33


Chapter 124
Chapter 124

07:41


Chapter 125
Chapter 125

06:54


Chapter 126
Chapter 126

06:35


Chapter 127
Chapter 127

07:26


Chapter 128
Chapter 128

07:29


Chapter 129
Chapter 129

05:42


Chapter 130
Chapter 130

04:01


Chapter 131
Chapter 131

00:37