- Narrated by: Edoardo Ballerini, Dominic Hoffman, Amy Landon, Ted Chiang
- Length: 11 hrs and 22 mins
- Release date: 05-07-19
Exhalation AudioBook Summary
“The universe began as an enormous breath being held.”
From the acclaimed author of Stories of Your Life and Others – the basis for the Academy Award-nominated film Arrival – comes a groundbreaking new collection of short fiction: nine stunningly original, provocative, and poignant stories. These are tales that tackle some of humanity’s oldest questions along with new quandaries only Ted Chiang could imagine.
In “The Merchant and the Alchemist’s Gate”, a portal through time forces a fabric seller in ancient Baghdad to grapple with past mistakes and second chances. In “Exhalation”, an alien scientist makes a shocking discovery with ramifications that are literally universal. In “Anxiety Is the Dizziness of Freedom”, the ability to glimpse into alternate universes necessitates a radically new examination of the concepts of choice and free will.
File Size: 294.96 MB