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Until I find you : [a novel]

Author: John Irving; Arthur Morey
Publisher: Santa Ana, CA : Books on Tape, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : Library edView all editions and formats
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The story of the actor Jack Burns. His mother, Alice, is a Toronto tattoo artist. When Jack is four, he travels with Alice to several North Sea ports; they are trying to find Jack's missing father, William, a church organist who is addicted to being tattooed. But Alice is a mystery, and William can't be found. Even Jack's memories are subject to doubt. Jack Burns goes to schools in Canada and New England, but what  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Audiobooks
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: John Irving; Arthur Morey
ISBN: 1415921385 9781415921388
OCLC Number: 60194799
Notes: Subtitle from container.
Unabridged.
Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by Arthur Morey.
Description: 28 sound discs (76 min. each) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: John Irving.

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The story of the actor Jack Burns. His mother, Alice, is a Toronto tattoo artist. When Jack is four, he travels with Alice to several North Sea ports; they are trying to find Jack's missing father, William, a church organist who is addicted to being tattooed. But Alice is a mystery, and William can't be found. Even Jack's memories are subject to doubt. Jack Burns goes to schools in Canada and New England, but what shapes him are his relationships with older women. John Irving renders Jack's life as an actor in Hollywood with the same richness of detail and range of emotions he uses to describe the tattoo parlors in those North Sea ports and the reverberating music Jack heard as a child in European churches.

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