Plot. Two Kurdish friends, having fled to the USA to escape poverty and live the American dream are suddenly grief-stricken and seek revenge. One kidnaps a woman and her kids, the other is on board a passenger plane with her pilot husband. As you’ll soon learn, Fallen is out of the headlines politically with the US abandonment of the Kurds by the Trump administration. Hair-raising events on a passenger plane, courageous and cowardly behavior ensue to make you stay up too late.
Liked. Gripping page-turner. Believable. No sex, no language issues, a clean read. The narration and voicing of the characters were well done.
Not so hot. Editing is needed regarding the plot – but, revealing these plot errors would be spoilers. You’ll spot ‘m.
Written by T. J. Newman, narrated by Steven Weber, 8.5 hours of listening in unabridged audiobook format, released in July 2021 by Simon & Shuster.