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The good luck of right now [electronic resource]. Matthew Quick.

Quick, Matthew. (Author). Wyman, Oliver. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780062308702 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (8 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperAudio, 2014.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Oliver Wyman.
Summary, etc.: Call it fateCall it synchronicityCall it an act of GodCall it . . . The Good Luck of Right NowFor thirty-eight years, Bartholomew Neil has lived with his mother. When she gets sick and dies, he has no idea how to be on his own. His redheaded grief counselor, Wendy, says he needs to find his flock and leave the nest. But how does a man whose whole life has been grounded in his mom, Saturday Mass, and the library learn how to fly?Bartholomew thinks he's found a clue when he discovers a "Free Tibet" letter from Richard Gere hidden in his mother's underwear drawer. In her final days, Mom called him Richard—there must be a cosmic connection. Believing that the actor is meant to help him, Bartholomew awkwardly starts his new life by writing Richard Gere a series of letters. Jung and the Dalai Lama, philosophy and faith, alien abduction and cat telepathy, the Catholic Church and the mystery of women, are all explored in his soul-baring epistles. But...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 221210 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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