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Thirteen hundred rats.

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  • ISBN: 9781482951851 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 9781482951851 (sound recording : OverDrive MP3 Audio Book)
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2013.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Summary, etc.: This short story from the collection Wild Child was originally published in the New Yorker.When Gerald Loomis loses his wife, friends and neighbors try to rally him with food and suggestions for pets to keep him company. But Gerald has already picked a pet, a Burmese Python he's named Siddhartha. During a cold snap, Gerald ventures out to the pet store to pick up a rat to feed Siddhartha but finds he can't follow through with letting the rat die.
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Media Console (file size: 7584 KB) or OverDrive Media Console (file size: 14843 KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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