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The story of beautiful girl [sound recording] : a novel / Rachel Simon.

The story of beautiful girl a novel

Simon, Rachel, 1959- (Author).
Reading, Kate. (Added Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781609411084
  • ISBN: 1609411080
  • Physical Description: 10 sound discs (ca. 12 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Hachette Audio, p2011.

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General Note:
Compact disc.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Kate Reading.
Summary, etc.:
In 1968, Lynnie, a white woman with a disability, and Homan, a deaf African-American man, are languishing in a mental institution. After Lynnie becomes pregnant, she escapes with Homan and they are taken in by Martha, a widow who owns a farmhouse. When authorities find them, Homan escapes and Lynnie is captured, while Martha hides Lynnie's newborn baby. Over the next 40 years, Lynnie, Homan, Martha, and baby Julia lead divided lives.
Subject: Widows > Fiction.
People with disabilities > Fiction.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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