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The Beautiful Mystery Audiobook

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Written by Louise Penny

Narrated by Ralph Cosham

Published on August 28, 2012

Audio is 2166 hours and 40 minutes

About The Beautiful Mystery:

The brilliant novel in the New York Times bestselling series by Louise Penny, one of the most acclaimed crime writers of our time

No outsiders are ever admitted to the monastery of Saint-Gilbert-Entre-les-Loups, hidden deep in the wilderness of Quebec, where two dozen cloistered monks live in peace and prayer. They grow vegetables, they tend chickens, they make chocolate. And they sing. Ironically, for a community that has taken a vow of silence, the monks have become world-famous for their glorious voices, raised in ancient chants whose effect on both singer and listener is so profound it is known as “the beautiful mystery.”

But when the renowned choir director is murdered, the lock on the monastery’s massive wooden door is drawn back to admit Chief Inspector Armand Gamache and Jean-Guy Beauvoir of the Sûreté du Québec. There they discover disquiet beneath the silence, discord in the apparent harmony. One of the brothers, in this life of prayer and contemplation, has been contemplating murder. As the peace of the monastery crumbles, Gamache is forced to confront some of his own demons, as well as those roaming the remote corridors. Before finding the killer, before restoring peace, the Chief must first consider the divine, the human, and the cracks in between.

The Beautiful Mystery is the winner of the 2012 Agatha Award for best novel, the 2013 Anthony Award for best novel and the 2013 Macavity Award for best novel.

,LOUISE PENNY is the author of the #1 New York Times and Globe and Mail bestselling series of Chief Inspector Armand Gamache novels. She has won numerous awards, including a CWA Dagger and the Agatha Award (six times), and was a finalist for the Edgar Award for Best Novel. In 2017, she received the Order of Canada for her contributions to Canadian culture. Louise lives in a small village south of Montréal.

The Beautiful Mystery was published on August 28, 2012.

The The Beautiful Mystery Audiobook is 2166 hours and 40 minutes. Speechify has the Unabridged edition version of the audiobook.

Both the publication language and the narration language are in English.

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Subjects in The Beautiful Mystery

The Beautiful Mystery includes the following subjects: Mystery & Detective / International Crime & Mystery. The BISAC Subject Code is Fiction, Mystery & Detective, Traditional British.

About the Author(s) of The Beautiful Mystery

The author of The Beautiful Mystery is Louise Penny.

About the Narrator of The Beautiful Mystery Audiobook

The narrator for the The Beautiful Mystery Audiobook is Ralph Cosham.

The Beautiful Mystery Audiobook Additional Info

The imprint is Macmillan Audio. It is supplied by MPS. The ISBN-10 is 1427226105. The ISBN-13 is 9781427226105.

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