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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch AUDIO 813.54 RUSS (Text) 39391006436719 Audiobooks Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 813.54 RUSS (Text) 39231032539203 Audiovisual Collection Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 813 RUS CD (Text) 70741000152443 AUDIOBOOKS Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780449012536
  • ISBN: 0449012530
  • ISBN: 9780449012512
  • Physical Description: 6 audio discs (7 hr., 33 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: [Library ed.].
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio Publishing Group : [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Subtitle from container.
Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by the author.
Summary, etc.:
Anyone familiar with Richard Russo's fiction will recognize Gloversville, New York, once famous for producing that eponymous product and anything else made of leather. This is where the author grew up, the only son of an aspirant mother and a good-time, second-fiddle father who were born into this close-knit community. But by the time of his childhood in the 1950s, prosperity was inexorably being replaced by poverty and illness (often tannery-related), everyone barely scraping by under a very low horizon. A world elsewhere was the dream his mother instilled in Rick, and strived for for herself, and their subsequent adventures and tribulations-- beautifully recounted here-- ere to prove lifelong, as would Gloversville's fearsome grasp on them both.--Publisher's web site
Subject: Russo, Richard, 1949- > Family.
Russo, Richard, 1949- > Childhood and youth.
Novelists, American > Biography.
Gloversville (N.Y.) > Biography.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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