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Where'd you go, bernadette [electronic resource] : A Novel. Maria Semple.

Semple, Maria. (Author). Wilhoite, Kathleen. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781619691117 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (8 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Hachette Book Group, 2012.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Kathleen Wilhoite.
Summary, etc.: Bernadette is a frightfully intelligent wife and mother whose intense allergy to Seattle specifically, and to people in general, has driven her to hire a virtual assistant in India to execute even her most basic tasks. Then her daughter, Bee, insists on a family trip to Antarctica as her reward for getting perfect grades in middle school, and Bernadette is faced with the daunting prospect of actual human interaction. The timing could not be worse. Worn down by years of dealing with Seattle's polite drivers, overzealous moms, and proximity to Idaho (and don't even get her started on Canada), Bernadette is already on the brink of a breakdown. Throw in a feud with her neighbor over Bernadette's rampant blackberry bushes, the scandal that erupts when she runs over another mother's foot at the school's drop-off, and a class fundraiser that goes disastrously awry-and it is all too much. Bernadette vanishes, leaving her Microsoft-guru husband, a horde of angry parents, and...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 270224 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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