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Supreme courtship: a novel [electronic resource] / Christopher Buckley.

Buckley, Christopher, 1952- (Author). Heche, Anne. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781600243752 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1600243754 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (8hr., 30 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Hachette Audio : 2008.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Anne Heche.
Summary, etc.: President of the United States Donald Vanderdamp is having a hell of a time getting his nominees appointed to the Supreme Court. After one nominee is rejected for insufficiently appreciating To Kill A Mockingbird, the president chooses someone so beloved by voters that the Senate won't have the guts to reject her -- Judge Pepper Cartwright, the star of the nation's most popular reality show, Courtroom Six. Will Pepper, a straight-talking Texan, survive a confirmation battle in the Senate? Will becoming one of the most powerful women in the world ruin her love life? And even if she can make it to the Supreme Court, how will she get along with her eight highly skeptical colleagues, including a floundering Chief Justice who, after legalizing gay marriage, learns that his wife has left him for another woman? Soon, Pepper finds herself in the middle of a constitutional crisis, a presidential reelection campaign that the president is determined to lose, and oral arguments of a romantic nature. Supreme Courtship is another classic Christopher Buckley comedy about the Washington institutions most deserving of ridicule.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: United States. Supreme Court > Fiction.
Judges > Fiction.
Television personalities > Fiction.
Washington (D.C.) > Fiction.
Genre: Legal stories.

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