Dark at the Crossing (Compact Disc)

By Elliot Ackerman, Vikas Adam (Narrated by)

HighBridge Audio, 9781681682921

Publication Date: January 24, 2017

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (11/21/2017)
Hardcover (1/24/2017)
Hardcover, Large Print (5/3/2017)

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Description

Haris Abadi is a man in search of a cause. An Arab American with a conflicted past, he is now in Turkey, attempting to cross into Syria and join the fight against Bashar al-Assad's regime. But he is robbed before he can make it, and is taken in by Amir, a charismatic Syrian refugee and former revolutionary, and Amir's wife, Daphne, a sophisticated beauty haunted by grief. As it becomes clear that Daphne is also desperate to return to Syria, Haris's choices become ever more wrenching: Whose side is he really on? Is he a true radical or simply an idealist? And will he be able to bring meaning to a life of increasing frustration and helplessness? Told with compassion and a deft hand, Dark at the Crossing is an exploration of loss, of second chances, and of why we choose to believe-a trenchantly observed novel of raw urgency and power.