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A good fall : stories

Author: Ha Jin; Tai Sammons; Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2009.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A lonely composer takes comfort in the songs of his girlfriend's parakeet; a group of young children declare their wish to change their names so that they might sound more 'American, ' unaware of how deeply this will sadden their grandparents; a Chinese professor of English attempts to defect with the help of a reluctant former student. In each of these deeply moving, acutely insightful, and often strikingly  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Ha Jin; Tai Sammons; Blackstone Audio, Inc.
ISBN: 9781441711489 1441711481
OCLC Number: 476808418
Notes: Unabridged.
Audio file.
Title from image of compact disc container on Web page (viewed Dec. 10, 2009).
Previously released on compact disc, 2010.
Performer(s): Read by Tai Sammons and others.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file)
Responsibility: Ha Jin.

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"A lonely composer takes comfort in the songs of his girlfriend's parakeet; a group of young children declare their wish to change their names so that they might sound more 'American, ' unaware of how deeply this will sadden their grandparents; a Chinese professor of English attempts to defect with the help of a reluctant former student. In each of these deeply moving, acutely insightful, and often strikingly humorous stories we are reminded again of the storytelling prowess of this superb writer"--Www.blackstoneaudio.com.

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