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The engagements

Author: J Courtney Sullivan; Kimberly Farr; Random House Audio (Firm); Books on Tape, Inc.
Publisher: [New York] : Random House Audio : Books on Tape, Prince Frederick, MD: Distributed by Recorded Books, ℗2013.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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"Evelyn has been married to her husband for forty years-- forty years since he slipped off her first wedding ring and put his own in its place. Delphine has seen both sides of love-- the ecstatic, glorious highs of seduction, and the bitter, spiteful fury that descends when it's over. James, a paramedic who works the night shift, knows his wife's family thinks she could have done better; while Kate, partnered with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: J Courtney Sullivan; Kimberly Farr; Random House Audio (Firm); Books on Tape, Inc.
ISBN: 9780804120562 : 0804120560 9780804120586 0804120587
OCLC Number: 835194380
Notes: Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by Kimberly Farr.
Description: 14 audio discs (17 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: J. Courtney Sullivan.

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"Evelyn has been married to her husband for forty years-- forty years since he slipped off her first wedding ring and put his own in its place. Delphine has seen both sides of love-- the ecstatic, glorious highs of seduction, and the bitter, spiteful fury that descends when it's over. James, a paramedic who works the night shift, knows his wife's family thinks she could have done better; while Kate, partnered with Dan for a decade, has seen every kind of wedding-- beach weddings, backyard weddings, castle weddings-- and has vowed never, ever, to have one of her own. As these lives and marriages unfold in surprising ways, we meet Frances Gerety, a young advertising copywriter in 1947. Frances is working on the De Beers campaign and she needs a signature line, so, one night before bed, she scribbles a phrase on a scrap of paper: 'A Diamond Is Forever.' And that line changes everything"--Publisher's web page.

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