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The thicket [electronic resource]. Joe R Lansdale.

Lansdale, Joe R. (Author). Collyer, Will. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781478980094 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (10 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Hachette Book Group, 2013.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Will Collyer.
Summary, etc.: A tale of love and vengeance at the dark dawn of the East Texas oil boom from award-winning novelist Joe LansdaleJack Parker thought he'd already seen his fair share of tragedy. His grandmother was killed in a farm accident when he was barely five years old. His parents have just succumbed to the smallpox epidemic sweeping turn-of-the-century East Texas—orphaning him and his younger sister, Lula.Then catastrophe strikes on the way to their uncle's farm, when a traveling group of bank-robbing bandits murder Jack's grandfather and kidnap his sister. With no elders left for miles, Jack must grow up fast and enlist a band of heroes the likes of which has never been seen if his sister has any chance of surviving. But the best he can come up with is a charismatic, bounty-hunting dwarf named Shorty, a grave-digging son of an ex-slave named Eustace, and a street-smart woman-for-hire named Jimmie Sue who's come into some very intimate knowledge about the bandits (and a few...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 290752 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Mystery.
Thriller.
Genre: Electronic books.

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