The Art of Hearing Heartbeats


Show Synopsis

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 ...

Filter Results
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

Customer Reviews

Write a Review

Mnyika Wa-Kayanda

Sep 6, 2014

Splendid Read

Jean-Philipp Sendker's debut novel "The Art of Hearing Heartbeats" is a bewitching tale of unrelenting love bound to infinitely resonate in your mind.

Karen E

Sep 1, 2014

Exceptional reading/writing

Sendkar has woven a beautiful, entrancing story around a family of generations in his book, The Art of Hearing Heartbeats. Beautifully written, sensitive to cultural differences, powerful story and .near impossible to put down! This book will stay on my "most favorites" bookshelf!

See All Customer Reviews

This item doesn't have extra editions