Kiss the Sky by Farai Chideya audiobook

Kiss the Sky

By Farai Chideya
Read by Sharon Washington

Recorded Books, Inc.
14.65 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781440760631

Renowned journalist and respected author Farai Chideya makes her fiction debut with Kiss the Sky. Sophie "Sky" Lee is a washed-up rocker who yearns for the days when she poured her soul into music. She gets a second chance when a charity event reunites the old band, and her savvy manager boyfriend puts the group back on tour. But Sophie is pulled in another direction when she finds that Ari, the lead guitarist and her ex, has cleaned up his heroin-addled ways and wants her back.

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Summary

Summary

Renowned journalist and respected author Farai Chideya makes her fiction debut with Kiss the Sky. Sophie "Sky" Lee is a washed-up rocker who yearns for the days when she poured her soul into music. She gets a second chance when a charity event reunites the old band, and her savvy manager boyfriend puts the group back on tour. But Sophie is pulled in another direction when she finds that Ari, the lead guitarist and her ex, has cleaned up his heroin-addled ways and wants her back.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Captures the New York music scene at the turn of the millennium.” Publishers Weekly
“Full of passionate descriptions of performing, drinking, and sexual encounters, this debut is a messy but engaging shout-out to the rock-and-roll life.” Booklist
“This effervescent novel hits the right note every time. It may end up being a defining novel of the Obama generation.” Colin Channer, author of The Girl with the Golden Shoes

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Author Bio: Farai Chideya

Author Bio: Farai Chideya

Farai Chideya has combined media, technology, and sociopolitical analysis during her twenty-year career as an award-winning author, journalist, professor, and lecturer. She is a Distinguished Writer in Residence at New York University’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute. She was also a spring 2012 fellow at Harvard’s Institute of Politics. She frequently appears on public radio and cable television, speaking about race, politics, and culture. She was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, and graduated magna cum laude with a BA from Harvard University in 1990. Find out more at Farai.com.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 14.65
Audience: Adult
Language: English