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The wishing trees : a novel

Author: John Shors; Jefferson Mays; Recorded Books, LLC.
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, ℗2011.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Ian and his 10-year-old daughter Mattie are struggling with the passing of Kate--wife and mother--after her long battle with cancer. When Ian finally opens a letter Kate handed him before her death, he is surprised at the request inside: that he and Mattie travel across Asia while opening a series of letters from Kate, one at a time. As they complete each stage of the trip, they tie paper wishes to trees, which  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Road fiction
Domestic fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: John Shors; Jefferson Mays; Recorded Books, LLC.
ISBN: 9781449856632 1449856632
OCLC Number: 707609819
Notes: Compact disc.
Title from container.
In container (17 cm.).
"With tracks every 3 minutes for easy book marking"--Container.
Performer(s): Narrated by Jefferson Mays.
Description: 10 audio discs (11 hr., 45 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: John Shors.

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Ian and his 10-year-old daughter Mattie are struggling with the passing of Kate--wife and mother--after her long battle with cancer. When Ian finally opens a letter Kate handed him before her death, he is surprised at the request inside: that he and Mattie travel across Asia while opening a series of letters from Kate, one at a time. As they complete each stage of the trip, they tie paper wishes to trees, which helps them come to terms with their loss.

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