Wasn't sure I would like this book when I first started reading it but Wilder has a way of making the characters so meaningful and realistic you feel like you live next to them. No wonder he won a Pulitzer prize in literature for this one. Every reader should read The Bridge of San Luis Rey.
NOTE: The editorial review provided for this title is for the hardcover format.
!!! THIS IS THE AUDIO BOOK ON TAPE !!!
UNABRIDGED, over 3-1/2 hours on 3 cassttes.
Read by Sam Waterson, who won a Golden Globe award and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor and for two Emmy Awards.
Thorton Wilder's first major work, The Bridge of San Louis Rey was originally published in 1927. It won Wilder his first of three Pulitzer Prizes, has been translated into more than 30 languages, and was made into a major motion picture.