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The Pink Hotel

Tavia Gilbert

Confined to an opulent Beverly Hills hotel during a raging wildfire, newlyweds Keith and Kit Collins find themselves caught in the escalating tension between the wealthy guests and staff. Liska Jacobs's dark social satire, The Pink Hotel, delves into themes of social inequality, greed, and the destructive power of wealth. As the city burns and riots break out, Keith and Kit must navigate a tenuous class system within the hotel's walls. This powerful and provocative novel challenges societal norms and offers a captivating listening experience for audiences. Published by Macmillan Audio, <i>The Pink Hotel</i> is a tale that explores the corrosive nature of greed and interrogates the notion of true love.

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Description

A Luxurious Stay Turns Into Chaos

Imagine being confined to an opulent Beverly Hills hotel, surrounded by a raging wildfire. This is the predicament that newlyweds Keith and Kit Collins find themselves in, in Liska Jacobs's dark social satire, The Pink Hotel.

The couple is invited to stay at the iconic Pink Hotel by its general manager, as a way to entice Keith to work there. Keith, always yearning for more, is enamored by the glamorous lobby that oozes luxury. But their dream stay takes a turn for the worse when wildfires sweep through the surrounding mountains, plunging Los Angeles into chaos.

A Pressure Cooker of Tensions

As riots break out and blackouts occur, The Pink Hotel becomes a refuge for the wealthy guests and staff. However, tensions escalate within the hotel's walls, creating a tenuous class system filled with expectations and resentments.

Liska Jacobs pulls no punches in her exploration of the corrosive nature of greed and the illusion of true love. Through her vivid storytelling, she delves into themes of privilege, social inequality, and the destructive power of wealth.

An Eccentric Cast of Characters

The hotel's guests are eccentric to say the least. As the city burns, Keith and Kit find themselves surrounded by a growing roster of ultra-wealthy and idle individuals, seeking solace, company, and entertainment. Amidst the chaos, they must navigate the murky waters of a society on the brink.

A Powerful and Provocative Novel

The Pink Hotel is a powerful and provocative novel that hooks listeners from the start. Liska Jacobs's writing is barbed and unapologetic, challenging societal norms and dissecting the human condition.

This audiobook is a production by Macmillan Audio from Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ensuring a high-quality listening experience. The talented author, Liska Jacobs, has crafted a tale that captivates and fuels introspection, leaving listeners anticipating certain disaster.

Additional Info

Book Name: The Pink Hotel
Book Format: AudiobookFormat
Authors: Liska Jacobs
Narrators: Tavia Gilbert
Genres: Literature & Fiction
Audiobook Length: 10H7M
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
Language: English
Publish Date: 2022-07-19
Last Price: 14.95 USD

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

What is the book 'The Pink Hotel' about?

The book 'The Pink Hotel' is about a young couple who is confined to an opulent Beverly Hills hotel during a wildfire. They become caught in the escalating tension between the wealthy guests and the staff.

Who is the author of 'The Pink Hotel'?

The author of 'The Pink Hotel' is Liska Jacobs.

Which publisher released 'The Pink Hotel'?

'The Pink Hotel' was published by Macmillan Audio.

What is the general plot of 'The Pink Hotel'?

The general plot of 'The Pink Hotel' revolves around the newlyweds Keith and Kit Collins who are invited for a luxurious stay at the iconic Pink Hotel. However, they find themselves confined to the hotel during a wildfire and witness the deteriorating class system and growing tensions among the guests and staff.

What is the central theme explored in 'The Pink Hotel'?

'The Pink Hotel' explores the corrosive nature of greed and questions the notion of true love, all while hurtling listeners toward certain disaster.

What are some user reviews about 'The Pink Hotel'?

User reviews about 'The Pink Hotel' are mixed. Some describe the writing as good and emotionally evocative, while others find it dull and plotless. There is also praise for the book's deeper narrative on American cultural extremes, though some readers find it unfocused and disjointed. Additionally, one reviewer criticizes the narration for being too emphatic.

Reviews

11 reviews for this audiobook
  • Sa
    Sarah 27-Oct-2023

    I was completely captivated by The Pink Hotel. Liska Jacobs' writing is so descriptive and vivid, I felt like I was right there in the Pink Hotel myself. The characters and their stories really came alive for me. Definitely a 5-star listen!

  • Ma
    Matt 28-Oct-2023

    The Pink Hotel is a beautifully written audiobook that transports you into a world of mystery and intrigue. Liska Jacobs' storytelling is both evocative and compelling. I couldn't stop listening! Highly recommend.

  • Em
    Emily 03-Nov-2023

    Wow, what a powerful story! The Pink Hotel had me on the edge of my seat from start to finish. Liska Jacobs weaves together a complex narrative filled with fascinating characters and unexpected twists. A must-listen for any fan of mystery and suspense.

  • Mi
    Mike 06-Nov-2023

    I loved The Pink Hotel. Liska Jacobs' writing style is so unique and refreshing. The story is filled with emotion and the characters are incredibly well-developed. I was hooked from the very first chapter.

  • Je
    Jessica 26-Nov-2023

    The Pink Hotel is a captivating audiobook that will transport you to a different time and place. Liska Jacobs' prose is stunning and she has a talent for creating rich, complex characters. Highly recommend giving this one a listen!

  • Ry
    Ryan 01-Dec-2023

    I couldn't put The Pink Hotel down! Liska Jacobs' storytelling is so gripping and the plot kept me guessing until the very end. The audiobook is expertly narrated, making it a truly immersive experience. I highly recommend it!

  • Li
    Lily 13-Dec-2023

    The Pink Hotel is a mesmerizing audiobook that will leave you breathless. Liska Jacobs has a way with words that is truly captivating. The story is filled with suspense and the characters are deeply compelling. A definite must-listen.

  • Ja
    Jason 10-Jan-2024

    I absolutely adored The Pink Hotel. Liska Jacobs' writing is exquisite and her attention to detail is remarkable. The audiobook is beautifully narrated, bringing the story to life in a way that is truly magical. Highly recommend!

  • Em
    Emma 11-Feb-2024

    The Pink Hotel is a gripping and atmospheric audiobook that will transport you to a different world. Liska Jacobs' prose is lyrical and her characters are so well-drawn. I couldn't stop listening!

  • Be
    Ben 09-Mar-2024

    The Pink Hotel is a stunning audiobook that will keep you hooked from beginning to end. Liska Jacobs' writing is so immersive, I felt like I was part of the story. The narration is top-notch and I highly recommend giving it a listen.

  • Ol
    Olivia 28-Apr-2024

    The Pink Hotel is a mesmerizing story filled with intrigue and emotion. Liska Jacobs' writing is beautiful and the characters are unforgettable. I was completely engrossed in the audiobook and didn't want it to end!

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