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The year of the hare / Arto Paasilinna ; [translated from the Finnish by Herbert Lomas ; foreword by Pico Iyer].

Paasilinna, Arto, 1942- (Author). Lomas, Herbert. (Added Author). Iyer, Pico. (Added Author). Vance, Simon. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781441772169 (electronic audio bk.)
  • ISBN: 1441772162 (electronic audio bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 audio file : digital
  • Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2010.

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General Note: Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 04:36:44.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Simon Vance.
Summary, etc.: Vatanen, a journalist, is feeling burned out and sick of the city. One summer evening, he and a photographer set out on an assignment, and as they drive through the country, the car hits a young hare. Vatanen leaves the car to save the injured creature, and the grateful animal adopts him. This small incident becomes a turning point in Vatanen's life as he decides to break free from the world's constraints...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 66286 KB; MP3 file size: 129759 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Rabbits > Fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Fiction.
Finland > Fiction.
Genre: Humorous fiction.
Downloadable audio books.

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