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The invisible circus / Jennifer Egan.

Egan, Jennifer. (Author). Lambert, Madeleine. (Added Author).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780792786825 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0792786823 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (11hr., 20 min.)) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Blackstone Audio : 2012.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Madeleine Lambert.
Summary, etc.: In Jennifer Egan's highly acclaimed first novel, the political drama and familial tensions of the 1960s form a backdrop for the world of eighteen-year-old Phoebe O'Connor. Phoebe is obsessed with the memory and death of her sister Faith, a beautiful idealistic hippie who died in Italy in 1970. In order to find out the truth about Faith's life and death, Phoebe retraces her steps from San Francisco across Europe-a quest that yields both complex and disturbing revelations about family, love, and Faith's lost generation.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Hippies > Fiction.
Death > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Teenage girls > Fiction.
Genre: Bildungsromans.
Historical fiction.

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