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Speak no evil

Allison Brennan

Speak no evil

a novel

by Allison Brennan

  • 236 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Ballantine Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Murder -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAllison Brennan.
    GenreFiction
    The Physical Object
    Pagination412, [7] p. ;
    Number of Pages412
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23277540M
    ISBN 100345495020
    ISBN 109780345495020


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Speak No Evil is a beautiful, heart-breaking storm of a novel that brilliantly weaves two powerful and painful narrative threads together. At the heart of the novel is the struggle of Niru, the 18 year old son of upper-class, highly religious African parents, to deal with his recently revealed homosexuality/5.

Speak No Evil leaves readers with many unanswered questions, but not because of any failure on the part of the narrative or its author.

Instead, the questions that will remain with readers are deliberate and sobering - questions that will provoke contemplation or discussion, as readers ponder what might have been or, for some characters, what. In 'Speak No Evil' we're introduced to Carina Kincaid, a San Diego homicide detective called in to investigate the murder of an eighteen-year-old who was raped, tortured, murdered, and had her mouth glued shut.

Nick Thomas is a Montana Sheriff who travels to San Diego to help out his brother, who's a suspect. After determining that they likely /5(). Washington Post Book World on Beasts of No Nation. A lovely slender volume that packs in entire worlds with complete mastery.

Speak No Evil explains so much about our times and yet is never anything less than a scintillating, page-turning read. New York Times on Brand: HarperCollins Publishers. Speak No Evil was like one of the gritty, disturbing mysteries you find on Criminal Minds the TV series with a sizzling romance thrown in.

It was addictive and I couldnt stop listening, so I blew through this in no time, not able to wait for my commute times to continue/5. “Speak No Evil”: A Novel of Coming Out in America The author of “Beasts of No Nation” writes a new book about sexuality, race, and cultural dislocation.

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Speak No Evil explains so much about our times and yet is never anything less than a scintillating, page-turning read."—Gary Shteyngart "A wrenching, tightly woven story about many kinds of love and many kinds of violence. Speak No Evil probes deeply but also with compassion the cruelties of a loving home.

Iweala’s characters confront you. Iweala presents a beautiful voice in Part 1 of Speak No Evil. Niru is genuine, confused, and complex. His perspective rings true to his circumstances and walking through the journey of his own self-acceptance is engaging for the reader. However, Iweala in Part 2 ditches.

A memorable book from an important talent (Guardian) A finely observed coming-of-age story an emotional eloquence that reveals the awful power of love and guilt (Mail on Sunday) The soul of Speak No Evil is the tortuous, exquisitely rendered relationship between Niru and his father (New Yorker) Stunning (Vogue) Tackling race, gender and violence, it's a sharp burst of emotion (Stylist)/5(53).

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Harper, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS The first of the book’s two sections follows Niru, a Nigerian-American.

tough hit-man with squid feet 🤣🤣🤣 Narrator comment: Justin R Berkey is a new narrator for me and I think he's done a good job narrating Speak No Evil. He has a nice voice, there are quite a number of characters in this book and I had no problem distinguishing each of them and.

Buy a cheap copy of Speak No Evil book by Allison Brennan. Silence is murder of eighteen-year-old Angie Vance was exceptionally vile–her mouth was sealed with glue, an obscenity scrawledwas across her skin, and Free shipping over $/5(5).

• Speak No Evil by Uzodinma Iweala is published by John Murray (£). To order a copy for £ go to or call. The following version of this book was used to create this Study Guide: Iweala, Uzodinma. Speak No Evil. Harper, First edition.

In Part 1 of the novel, Gwamniru (Niru) Ikemadu, the first-person narrator and son of affluent Nigerian immigrants to America, goes home with Meredith, the daughter of affluent white parents, after their elite private school in Washington, DC, closes because of. His second book, Our Kind of People, is a nonfiction examination of the HIV/AIDS crisis in Nigeria.

Now, with Speak No Evil, Iweala tackles themes of immigration and identity - both national and sexual - in what is poised to be his most consequential work to date.

Eighteen-year. — RT Book Reviews “SPEAK NO EVIL is a tautly written thriller that grabs the reader from page one and holds on with a fisted grip until the final page.

Carina and Nick are a dynamic pair, each touched by a horrific crime in their past, each needing the other to make themselves whole. Speak No Evil is a muted, minor-chord novel. The trip to Nigeria and a startling moment of racial violence late in the book aside, it is a fairly mild and conventional gay coming-of-age novel.

“Speak No Evil” is a muted, minor-chord novel. The trip to Nigeria and a startling moment of racial violence late in the book aside, it is a fairly mild and conventional gay coming-of-age. Speak No Evil explains so much about our times and yet is never anything less than a scintillating, page-turning read."—Gary Shteyngart "A wrenching, tightly woven story about many kinds of love and many kinds of violence.

Speak No Evil probes deeply but also with compassion the cruelties of a loving home. Iweala’s characters confront you. SPEAK NO EVIL By Uzodinma Iweala pp.

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It’s been 12 years since the publication of Uzodinma Iweala’s astounding debut, Beasts of No Nation, a novel of West African political unrest narrated by a his second novel, Speak No Evil, Iweala once again allows a young voice to ring clearly, shattering assumptions and demanding attention for unavoidable truths—this time about being black, queer and the child of successful.

Day three of five minute book reviews, and today I'm talking about Speak No Evil by Uzodinma Iweala. For review requests and other inquiries, contact me at [email protected] Follow me.

Speak No Evil feels patched together in that respect, alternating between stunning and tired chunks of narrative almost on a whim. Its opening chapter, especially, starts a little scattered and. At a book party Gary Aldrich, Mr.

Davis, and others responded to questions about the book, [Speak No Evil], published by Regnery Publications. The book is both a murder-mystery and political.

At this level, you're contributing enough to earn an Executive Producer credit on the book. In addition, you'll also receive an original page of your choice, the digital version of Issue #2, the signed physical version of the Issue #2, access to all four episodes of the "Speak Some Evil" Podcast, a t-shirt with the design of your choice, all three 11x17 prints, a digital copy of the script for.

Speak No Evil wasn’t really a novel I was keen to read when I published the New Releases To Anticipate at the beginning of this year.

Once the book was finally released in March, my interest grew after I watched a couple of BookTubers discuss the book, so I decided to buy a copy.

Speak No Evil is a gripping book and the narrative switching from current times to significant periods in the past is the perfect way to tell the story. The reader knows that something devastating has happened to Melody but the story leading up to the revelation is equally shocking.

Book Description: "A lovely slender volume that packs in entire worlds with complete mastery. Speak No Evil explains so much about our times and yet is never anything less than a scintillating, page-turning read."—Gary Shteyngart "A wrenching, tightly woven story about many kinds of.

Speak No Evil explains so much about our times and yet is never anything less than a scintillating, page-turning read."—Gary Shteyngart "A wrenching, tightly woven story about many kinds of love and many kinds of violence. Speak No Evil probes deeply but also with compassion the cruelties of a loving home.

Speak No Evil has been anticipated for over a decade — in between novels, Iweala worked for an NGO in Nigeria and earned a medical degree at Columbia. But though the demons in his new novel are subtler than the gun-wielding warmongers of Beasts of No Nation.

I came away from SPEAK NO EVIL galvanized and outraged, but also devastated. Iweala was widely celebrated for his first book, BEASTS OF NO NATION.

Expect a narrower focus here, but a no-less wrenching takeaway and consistently luminous prose. His deft writing propels the narrative forward. Speak No Evil was one of several albums Shorter recorded for Blue Note in At the same time, he was also active in Miles Davis's band, and so it is unlikely that Speak No Evil received any special attention at the time of its release.

But the passage of time has led to the album being generally regarded as Shorter's finest, and also a highlight of the Blue Note : Post-bop, hard bop, modal jazz.

I walk towards the Rose Recreational Center and the baseball diamond at the end of O Street. In the daytime Little Leaguers chase balls and each other and in the early evenings packs of dogs chase balls and each other, but this late, it’s just me.

I round the bases before exiting on P Street where I stop, tempted by the playground’s shivering swings, but I’m not a kid anymore even if.

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An evocative narrative and stark dialogue keeps Uzodinma Iweala’s Speak No Evil from a single dull moment. In Washington, D.C., two teens struggle with their identities and their futures.

Niru Author: Elena Bruess.