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My father's tears and other stories

Author: John Updike; Luke Daniels
Publisher: Grand Haven, Mich. : Brilliance Audio, ℗2009.
Series: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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John Updike's first collection of new short fiction since the year 2000, My Father's Tears finds the author in a valedictory mood as he mingles narratives in his native Pennsylvania with stories of New England suburbia and foreign travel. In sum, American experience from the Depression to the aftermath of 9/11 finds reflection in these glittering pieces of observation, remembrance, and imagination.
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Genre/Form: Compact discs
Short stories
Audiobooks
Fiction
Talking books
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: John Updike; Luke Daniels
ISBN: 9781423397922 1423397924
OCLC Number: 308219482
Notes: Compact disc.
Unabridged.
Credits: Director, Jim Bond ; engineer, Laura Stahl.
Performer(s): Read by Luke Daniels.
Description: 8 audio discs (8 hr., 55 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Morocco --
Personal archaeology --
Free --
The walk with Elizanne --
The guardians --
The laughter of the gods --
Varieties of religious experience --
Spanish prelude to a second marriage --
Delicate wives --
The accelerating expansion of the universe --
German lessons --
The road home --
My father's tears --
Kinderszenen --
The apparition --
Blue light --
Outage --
The full glass.
Series Title: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Responsibility: John Updike.

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John Updike's first collection of new short fiction since the year 2000, My Father's Tears finds the author in a valedictory mood as he mingles narratives in his native Pennsylvania with stories of New England suburbia and foreign travel. In sum, American experience from the Depression to the aftermath of 9/11 finds reflection in these glittering pieces of observation, remembrance, and imagination.

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