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Fresh complaint : stories  Cover Image CD Audiobook CD Audiobook

Fresh complaint : stories / Jeffrey Eugenides.

Eugenides, Jeffrey, (author,, narrator.). Fliakos, Ari, (narrator.). Nixon, Cynthia, (narrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781427289223
  • ISBN: 1427289220
  • Physical Description: 7 audio discs (8 hr.) ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Macmillan Audio, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact disc.
Title from disc label.
Formatted Contents Note:
Complainers -- Air mail -- Baster -- Early music -- Timeshare -- Find the bad guy -- The oracular vulva -- Capricious gardens -- Great experiment -- Fresh complaint.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Jeffrey Eugenides, Ari Fliakos, and Cynthia Nixon.
Summary, etc.:
This collection of stories presents characters in the midst of personal and national emergencies. We meet a failed poet who, envious of other people's wealth during the real-estate bubble, becomes an embezzler; a clavichordist whose dreams of art founder under the obligations of marriage and fatherhood; a sexually confused college freshman whose encounter with a stranger on a train leads to a revelation about his past and his future; and a high school student whose wish to escape the strictures of her immigrant family lead her to a drastic decision that upends the life of a middle-aged British physicist.
Subject: Crises > Fiction.
Pregnancy > Fiction.
Parenthood > Fiction.
Spirituality > Fiction.
Poets > Fiction.
Envy > Fiction.
Embezzlement > Fiction.
College freshmen > Fiction.
Children of immigrants > Fiction.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Short stories.

Available copies

  • 3 of 3 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Easton Public Library.

Holds

  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Easton Public Library ACD EUGENIDES, JEFFREY (Text) 37777134659804 Adult Fiction CD Available -


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