Loading, please wait...
:

product description page

Devil and Webster (Unabridged) (CD/Spoken Word) (Jean Hanff Korelitz)

Devil and Webster (Unabridged) (CD/Spoken Word) (Jean Hanff Korelitz) - image 1 of 1

About this item

From the New York Times bestselling author of You Should Have Known and Admission, a twisty new novel about a college president, a baffling student protest, and some of the most hot-button issues on today's college campuses.

Naomi Roth is the first female president of Webster College, a once conservative school now known for producing fired-up, progressive graduates. So Naomi isn't surprised or unduly alarmed when Webster students begin the fall semester with an outdoor encampment around "The Stump"-a traditional campus gathering place for generations of student activists-to protest a popular professor's denial of tenure. A former student radical herself, Naomi admires the protestors' passion, especially when her own daughter, Hannah, joins their ranks.

Then Omar Khayal, a charismatic Palestinian student with a devastating personal history, emerges as the group's leader, and the demonstration begins to consume Naomi's life, destabilizing Webster College from the inside out. As the crisis slips beyond her control, Naomi must take increasingly desperate measures to protect her friends, colleagues, and family from an unknowable adversary.

Touching on some of the most topical and controversial concerns at the heart of our society, this riveting novel examines the fragility that lies behind who we think we are-and what we think we believe.
Edition: Unabridged
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Format: AudioCD
Publisher: Hachette Audio
Author: Jean Hanff Korelitz
Language: English
Street Date: March 21, 2017
TCIN: 51707795
UPC: 9781478934868
Item Number (DPCI): 248-32-5728
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.
$27.00
MSRPReg: $30.00 Save $3.00 (10% off)
Shipping
not available
Not in stores

Guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.


*See offer details. Restrictions apply. Pricing, promotions and availability may vary by location and at Target.com.