The splendid things we planned : a family portrait / by Blake Bailey.
- ISBN: 9781482964240 (electronic audio bk.)
- ISBN: 1482964244 (electronic audio bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (8 hr., 8 min., 56 sec.)) : digital.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2014.
- Copyright: ℗2014
|General Note:|| "Tracks every 3 minutes for easy bookmarking"--Container.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Read by Jim Meskimen.
|Summary, etc.:|| The renowned biographer's unforgettable portrait of a family in ruins--his ownMeet the Baileys: Burck, a prosperous lawyer once voted the American Legion's "Citizen of the Year" in his tiny hometown of Vinita, Oklahoma; his wife Marlies, who longs to recapture her festive life in Greenwich Village as a pretty young German immigrant, fresh off the boat; their addled son Scott, who repeatedly crashes the family Porsche; and Blake, the younger son, trying to find a way through the storm...
|Source of Description Note:|| Description based on hard copy version record.
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