by Sukey HowardAugust, 1998
If a lengthy listen suits your mood, settle back and let the stories unfold. John Irving's new novel, A Widow for One Year (Random House Audiobooks, $49.95, 037540290X), is perhaps his most appealing post- Garp effort. And it's all here in a 24 1/2-hour presentation read by George Guidall. Sukey Howard reports on spoken word audio each month.