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We are water / Wally Lamb.

Lamb, Wally. (Author). Guidall, George. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780062282859 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0062282859 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (23hr., 11 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Harper Collins Publishers : 2013.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Wally Lamb.
Performed by George Guidall [and others].
Summary, etc.:
After twenty-seven years of marriage and three children, Annie Oh-wife, mother, and outsider artist-has fallen in love with Viveca, the Manhattan art dealer who orchestrated her professional success. Annie and Viveca plan to wed in the Oh family's hometown of Three Rivers, Connecticut, where gay marriage has recently been legalized. But the impending wedding provokes some very mixed reactions and opens a Pandora's box of toxic secrets-dark and painful truths that have festered below the surface of the Ohs' lives. We Are Water is an intricate and layered portrait of marriage, family, and the inexorable need for understanding and connection. Set in New England and New York during the first years of the Obama presidency, it is also a portrait of modern America, exploring issues of class, changing social mores, the legacy of racial violence, and the nature of creativity and art.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Women artists > Fiction.
Lesbians > Fiction.
Same-sex marriage > Fiction.
Divorce > Fiction.
Parent and adult child > Fiction.
Race relations > Fiction.
Social classes > Fiction.
Connecticut > Fiction.

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