Shortlisted for the 2011 Man Booker Prize for Fiction. Oregon, 1851. Eli and Charlie Sisters, notorious professional killers, are on their way to California to kill a man named Hermann Kermit Warm.
On the way, the brothers have a series of unsettling experiences in the landscape of Gold Rush America. And they bicker a lot. Arriving in California, and discover that Warm has invented a magical formula, which could make all of them very rich.
What happens next is utterly gripping, strange and sad - This recording is unabridged.
Typically abridged audiobooks are not more than 60% of the author's work and as low as 30% with characters and plotlines removed.
- Format: CD-Audio
- Pages: 8 pages
- Publisher: W F Howes Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/10/2011
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9781407494173