- ISBN: 9780792781332 (electronic audio bk.)
- ISBN: 0792781333 (electronic audio bk.)
- ISBN: 9781609985288 (electronic audio bk.)
- ISBN: 1609985281 (electronic audio bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 audio file : digital
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: [North Kingstown, R.I.] : BBC Audiobooks America, 2011.
|General Note:|| Unabridged.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Narrator, Bernadette Dunne.
|Summary, etc.:|| "Claire Harwell hasn't settled into grief; events haven't let her. Cool, eloquent, raising two fatherless children, Claire has emerged as the most visible of the 9/11 widows who became a potent political force in the aftermath of the catastrophe. She longs for her husband, but she has found her mission: she sits on a jury charged with selecting a fitting memorial for the victims of the attack. Of the thousands of anonymous submissions that she and her fellow jurors examine, one transfixes Claire: a garden on whose walls the names of the dead are inscribed. But when the winning envelope is opened, they find the designer is Mohammad Khan--Mo--an enigmatic Muslim-American who, it seems, feels no need to represent anyone's beliefs except his own. When the design and its creator are leaked, a media firestorm erupts, and Claire finds herself trying to balance principles against emotions amid escalating tensions about the place of Islam in America"--Publisher's web site.
|Source of Description Note:|| Description based on audio book version record.
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|Subject:||September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 > Social aspects > Fiction.
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