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  • ISBN: 1594835713 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 9781594835711 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: [New York] : Hachette Audiobooks, 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 6:21:47.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Oprah Winfrey.
Summary, etc.:
Astrid is the only child of a single mother, Ingrid, a brilliant, obsessed poet who wields her luminous beauty to intimidate and manipulate men. Astrid worships her mother and cherishes their private world full of ritual and mystery, but their idyll is shattered when Astrid's mother falls apart over a lover. Deranged by rejection, Ingrid murders the man, and is sentenced to life in prison.
System Details Note:
Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 91461 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Women murderers > Fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Foster children > Fiction.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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