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- ISBN: 9781483020853 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- ISBN: 1483020851 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 52 min.)) : digital
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : 2014.
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|Participant or Performer Note:|| Read by Carrington McDuffie.
|Summary, etc.:|| This fierce and beautiful story charts the histories of two women: Rae, young, unmarried, and far from home, awaits the birth of her first child. Lila, a fortune-teller with no interest in the future, lost her own daughter more than a quarter of a century earlier in New York. When these two women meet in Southern California, it's earthquake weather-the time when unexpected things happen. Immediately, their lives and fortunes become intertwined, as Rae tries to break away from the man she has been with since high school and Lila reaches into the past to search for the child she lost.This contemporary world is set against a series of Russian folktales told by an old woman who lives at the edge of Manhattan, in a place so well hidden it can only be found once in a lifetime.
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