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The rise & fall of great powers

Author: Tom Rachman; Penelope Rawlins
Publisher: [New York] : Random House Audio, [2014]. ℗2014
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tooly Zylberberg, the American owner of an isolated bookshop in the Welsh countryside, conducts a life full of reading, but with few human beings. Books are safer than people, who might ask awkward questions about her life. She prefers never to mention the strange events of her youth. Tooly believes she will never know the true story of her own life. Then startling news arrives from a long-lost boyfriend, raising  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Compact discs
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Rachman; Penelope Rawlins
ISBN: 9780804164573 0804164576
OCLC Number: 869805938
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by Penelope Rawlins.
Description: 12 audio discs (15 hr.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Rise and fall of great powers
Responsibility: Tom Rachman.

Abstract:

Tooly Zylberberg, the American owner of an isolated bookshop in the Welsh countryside, conducts a life full of reading, but with few human beings. Books are safer than people, who might ask awkward questions about her life. She prefers never to mention the strange events of her youth. Tooly believes she will never know the true story of her own life. Then startling news arrives from a long-lost boyfriend, raising old mysteries and propelling her on a quest around the world in search for answers.

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