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The glass hotel : a novel

Author: Emily St John Mandel; Dylan Moore
Publisher: New York, New York : Random House Audio, an imprint of the Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group, [2020] ℗2020
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Vincent is a bartender at the Hotel Caiette, a five-star glass and cedar palace on an island in British Columbia. Jonathan Alkaitis works in finance and owns the hotel. When he passes Vincent his card with a tip, it's the beginning of their life together. That same day, Vincent's half-brother, Paul, scrawls a note on the windowed wall of the hotel: 'Why don't you swallow broken glass.' Leon Prevant, a shipping  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Novels
Audiobooks
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Emily St John Mandel; Dylan Moore
ISBN: 9780525596677 0525596674
OCLC Number: 1134533234
Notes: Title from container.
Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by Dylan Moore.
Description: 9 audio discs (10 1/2 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: Emily St. John Mandel.

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Vincent is a bartender at the Hotel Caiette, a five-star glass and cedar palace on an island in British Columbia. Jonathan Alkaitis works in finance and owns the hotel. When he passes Vincent his card with a tip, it's the beginning of their life together. That same day, Vincent's half-brother, Paul, scrawls a note on the windowed wall of the hotel: 'Why don't you swallow broken glass.' Leon Prevant, a shipping executive for a company called Neptune-Avramidis, sees the note from the hotel bar and is shaken to his core. Thirteen years later Vincent mysteriously disappears from the deck of a Neptune-Avramidis ship. Weaving together the lives of these characters, the story moves between the ship, the skyscrapers of Manhattan, and the wilderness of northern Vancouver Island, painting a breathtaking picture of greed and guilt, fantasy and delusion, art and the ghosts of the pasts.

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