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Publisher Description

A poignant and inspirational love story set in Burma, The Art of Hearing Heartbeats spans the decades between the 1950s and the present.  When a successful New York lawyer suddenly disappears without a trace, neither his wife nor his daughter Julia has any idea where he might be…until they find a love letter he wrote many years ago, to a Burmese woman they have never heard of. Intent on solving the mystery and coming to terms with her father’s past, Julia decides to travel to the village where the woman lived. There she uncovers a tale of unimaginable hardship, resilience, and passion that will reaffirm the reader’s belief in the power of love to move mountains.

GENRE
Romance
RELEASED
2012
January 31
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
352
Pages
PUBLISHER
Other Press
SELLER
Penguin Random House LLC
SIZE
7
MB

Customer Reviews

MurfBabe ,

The Art of Hearing Heartbeats

I was enchanted from page one. Long before finishing the book I wanted, still want, to be Burmese.

Alexjacobreed ,

The Art of Hearing Heartbeats

A truly wonderful book! I could not put it down.

Sean's mom (Donek) ,

The Art of Hearing Heartbeats

This book is the most beautiful, touching love story's I have ever read. Exquisitely written.

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