The Godfather
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(4.7 based on 1090 ratings)
  • 1
    The Godfather | Mario Puzo

    The Godfather

    • UNABRIDGED (18 hrs and 4 mins)
    • By Mario Puzo
    • Narrated By Joe Mantegna
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
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    Performance
    (897)
    Story
    (893)

    A modern masterpiece,The Godfather is a searing portrayal of the 1940s criminal underworld. It is also the intimate story of the Corleone family, at once drawn together and ripped apart by its unique position at the core of the American Mafia. Still shocking 40 years after it was first published, this compelling tale of blackmail, murder, and family values is a true classic.

    DO NOT MISS THIS!

    I love this book. I first read it back in the early 70s, and have revisited it many times since. It's also one of my all time favourite movies, Copp..Show More »

    Reviewed on 26 February 2015 by suze0501@aol.com (United Kingdom)
  • 2
    The Sicilian: Godfather, Book 2 | Mario Puzo

    The Sicilian: Godfather, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 49 mins)
    • By Mario Puzo
    • Narrated By Larry Brandenburg, Jane Brody, Walter Brody, and others
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (61)
    Performance
    (58)
    Story
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    The sequel to Puzo's epic and brutal Mafia classic The Godfather. Once again Puzo brings the history of the Corleone family to life. Michael Corleone's exile in Sicily is ending, but on the instructions of his father, The Godfather, he must bring back to him the young man known as Salvatore Giuliano - if he can find him.

    Sounds like Family Guy does The Godfather

    The Godfather was a great book and the narration by Joe Montegna was also great. By contrast, The Sicilian sounds like a Dragnet spoof where some wise..Show More »

    Reviewed on 14 October 2015 by RWL ()
  • 3
    The Last Don | Mario Puzo

    The Last Don

    • UNABRIDGED (18 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Mario Puzo
    • Narrated By Joe Barrett
    Overall
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    Performance
    (58)
    Story
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    The Last Don is Mario Puzo at his finest - a masterful saga of the last great American crime family, the Clericuzios, and their powerful reach into Hollywood and Las Vegas. Domenico Clericuzio is a wise and ruthless man who, in his old age, is determined to create a life free from criminal activities for his grandchildren. But as he strives to establish his heirs in legitimate society, secrets from his family's past spark a vicious and bloody war between cousins.

    Too much Hollywood

    Much like The Godfather meandering off into the minutiae of Johnny Fontaine this one is padded out with so much Hollywood I almost forgot it was about..Show More »

    Reviewed on 02 December 2015 by Gashead (Tiptree, Essex)