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    • The Freedom Artist

    • By: Ben Okri
    • Narrated by: Ben Okri
    • Length: 6 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In a world uncomfortably like our own, a young woman called Alamantis is arrested for asking a question. Her question is this: who is the Prisoner? When Alamantis disappears, her lover Karnak goes looking for her. He searches desperately at first, then with a growing realisation. To find Amalantis, he must first understand the meaning of her question. Karnak's search leads him into a terrifying world of lies, oppression and fear at the heart of which lies the Prison. Then Karnak discovers that he is not the only one looking for the truth....

    Regular price: £8.49

    • Rise Like Lions

    • Poetry for the Many
    • By: Ben Okri
    • Narrated by: Ben Okri, Simon Slater, Luke Thompson, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In Rise Like Lions, Booker Prize winning writer Ben Okri has compiled a collection of poems that celebrate the many voices of politics, from polemics and rallying cries to lyrics and meditations. Many of these poems have resonated with readers over lifetimes and through generations, from William Blake to Marvin Gaye. In exploring the impact political poems have on ideas, vision, protest, change and truth, Okri demonstrates how the need for this strand of poetry is as great as it has ever been, and its inspiration just as powerful. 

    Regular price: £19.99