CRIME AND PUNISHMENT by Fyodor Dostoevsky (unabridged) is presented by Blackstone Audio and comes with what is perhaps the best audiobook app available ...
CRIME AND PUNISHMENT by Fyodor Dostoevsky (unabridged) is presented by Blackstone Audio and comes with what is perhaps the best audiobook app available (see FEATURES, below). In this intense detective thriller instilled with philosophical, religious, and social commentary, Dostoevsky studies the psychological impact upon a desperate and impoverished student when he murders a despicable pawnbroker, transgressing moral law to ultimately â€œbenefit humanity.â€ Self-contained, this audiobook app is perfect for your commute, on a trip, or while relaxing. Based on a library-quality recording, this app was built especially for your iPhone and iPod Touch. No unreadable text, no endless scrolling on a tiny screen. The audio is of higher-than-normal quality, making for a great listening experience that will not tire your ears or grate on your nerves. NOTICE: This app includes the exact same 5-star recording offered elsewhere at much higher prices. It was professionally recorded by Blackstone Audio's AudieÂ® Award-winning narrator Anthony Heald. You are not buying yet another amateur or volunteer narration. No clicks, background noises, throat clearing, mispronunciations, tinny voices or monotones will be found here. â€œDostoevsky's first masterpieceâ€¦a moving depiction of the recovery of a man's diseased spirit.â€ (Merriam-Webster Encyclopedia of Literature) â€¢EXPERIENCE. About 20.5 hours of narration. Created as a Folium enhancedAudioâ„¢ edition, this book includes extra functions and features not found on lesser players. â€¢PLAYER CONTROLS. Includes listen (play), pause, multi-speed fast forward/reverse, jump ahead/back, chapter skip, volume control, one-touch chapter- and bookmark browser. There is also a â€œscrubâ€ bar that finds any point inside the chapter with just a tap. â€¢SLEEP TIMER. Have you ever fallen asleep watching TV or listening to a book? If so, you'll love this feature. Once set, the book will stop, place a bookmark, and allow you to jump back to where you probably began dozing. â€¢CLEAR & ELEGANT DESIGN. Simple, clean, intuitive, and smarter than average. â€¢CHAPTER TIMINGS. Always know how much time it will take to finish a chapter. Plus, the progress bar at the top of the screen shows how far into the book youâ€™ve come. â€¢OFFLINE LISTENING. You are airplane-ready! Once downloaded, listen uninterrupted without threat from a lost network connection. Downloads are usually just 5-10 minutes, but depend upon your network speed. â€¢AUTO-BOOKMARKING. The player remembers where you stopped listening and returns to that exact spot when you open the book again. â€¢TELL-A-FRIEND. An easy way to recommend the book to your friends or Twitter feed. â€¢FEEDBACK. Share your ideas for books, functions, and features. We are very responsive to our listeners and appreciate all feedback and ideas. RATING: This book features intense psychological drama, some violent scenes, and suggestive dialogue. It will be most suited to mature readers. ___________________ One of the greatest works of fiction ever written, Crime and Punishment is at once an intense psychological study, a terrifying murder mystery, and a fascinating detective thriller instilled with philosophical, religious, and social commentary. Dostoevsky studies the psychological impact upon a desperate and impoverished student when he murders a despicable pawnbroker, transgressing moral law to ultimately â€œbenefit humanity.â€ Crime and Punishment takes the listener on a journey into the darkest recesses of the criminal and depraved mind and exposes the soul of a man possessed by both good and evil who cannot escape his own conscience.
Size: 514.09 MB
Price: $ 9.80
Developed by Blackstone Audio, Inc
Day of release: 0000-00-0