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Apex hides the hurt

Author: Colson Whitehead; Peter Jay Fernandez
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, ℗2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A small Midwestern town is having an identity crisis--should they have a new techno-savvy name or a name honoring the freedmen who founded the town? Or is the current name just fine? They call in a professional naming consultant, famous for naming Apex bandages--guaranteed to match any skin color. But even he is losing his faith in monikers.
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Genre/Form: Satire
Audiobooks
Fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Colson Whitehead; Peter Jay Fernandez
ISBN: 141938712X 9781419387128
OCLC Number: 124040260
Notes: Compact discs.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): Performed by Peter Jay Fernandez.
Description: 5 audio discs (6 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by Colson Whitehead.

Abstract:

A small Midwestern town is having an identity crisis--should they have a new techno-savvy name or a name honoring the freedmen who founded the town? Or is the current name just fine? They call in a professional naming consultant, famous for naming Apex bandages--guaranteed to match any skin color. But even he is losing his faith in monikers.

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