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The New York Times bestselling author of The Flight of Gemma Hardy delivers another “luminous, unforgettable, and perfectly rendered” (Dennis Lehane) novel—a poignant and probing psychological drama that follows the lives of three siblings in the wake of a violent crime.

One September afternoon in 1999, teenagers Matthew, Zoe, and Duncan Lang are walking home from school when they discover a boy lying in a field, bloody and unconscious. Thanks to their intervention, the boy’s life is saved. In the aftermath, all three siblings are irrevocably changed. 

Matthew, the oldest, becomes obsessed with tracking down the assailant, secretly searching the local town with the victim’s brother. Zoe wanders the streets of Oxford, looking at men, and one of them, a visiting American graduate student, looks back. Duncan, the youngest, who has seldom thought about being adopted, suddenly decides he wants to find his birth mother. Overshadowing all three is the awareness that something is amiss in their parents’ marriage. Over the course of the autumn, as each of the siblings confronts the complications and contradictions of their approaching adulthood, they find themselves at once drawn together and driven apart.

Written with the deceptive simplicity and power of a fable, The Boy in the Field showcases Margot Livesey’s unmatched ability to “tell her tale masterfully, with intelligence, tenderness, and a shrewd understanding of all our mercurial human impulses” (Lily King, author of Euphoria).

The Boy in the Field Audiobook Narrator

Imogen Church is the narrator of The Boy in the Field audiobook that was written by Margot Livesey

About the Author(s) of The Boy in the Field

Margot Livesey is the author of The Boy in the Field

Margot Livesey is a New York Times bestselling author. Her work has appeared in the New Yorker, Vogue, and the Atlantic, and she is the recipient of grants from both the National Endowment for the Arts and the Guggenheim Foundation. The House on Fortune Street won the 2009 L. L. Winship/PEN New England Award. Born in Scotland, Livesey currently lives in the Boston area and is a professor of fiction at the Iowa Writers’ Workshop.

The Boy in the Field Full Details

NarratorImogen Church
Length7 hours 49 minutes
AuthorMargot Livesey
PublisherHarperAudio
Release dateAugust 11, 2020
ISBN9780062946423

Subjects

According to HarperAudio, the Publisher of The Boy in the Field Audiobook, The Boy in the Field includes the following subjects: The BISAC Subject Code is Fiction, Psychological

Additional info

The imprint is HarperAudio. It is supplied by HarperAudio. The ISBN-13 is 9780062946423.

Global Availability

This book is only available in the United States.

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