Gilead

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0120060814

Gilead

By Marilynne Robinson, abridged by Elizabeth Reeder.

Read by Garrick Hagon.

1/5.

Towards the end of his life, the Rev John Ames begins a letter to his young son.

To be read posthumously, the letter is an account of himself and his forebears and an intimate expression of paternal love.

0220060815

By Marilynne Robinson, abridged by Elizabeth Reeder.

Read by Garrick Hagon.

2/5.

The Rev John Ames' quiet life is disturbed by the reappearance of a figure from the past.

0320060816

Gilead, by Marilynne Robinson, abridged by Elizabeth Reeder.

3/5.

The Rev John Ames struggles to come to terms with the return of a prodigal son.

Read by Garrick Hagon.

0420060817

Jack Boughton reveals the reason for his return to Gilead.

0520060818

Gilead

By Marilynne Robinson, abridged by Elizabeth Reeder.

Read by Garrick Hagon.

5/5.

The Rev Ames puts things right between himself and Jack Boughton.