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A stand-up guy: a novel [electronic resource] / Michael Snyder.

Snyder, Michael, 1965- (Author). Black, Adam. (Narrator). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780310322733 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0310322731 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (10hr., 50 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Zondervan : 2011.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Adam Black.
Summary, etc.: In his third novel, author Michael Snyder delivers another honest, authentic, and intriguing plot carried along by quirky characters whose actions and reactions still manage to look and sound like the rest of us. It is often said that every good joke contains some basic truth. In A Stand-Up Guy, aspiring comedian Oliver Miles puts that axiom to the test when he revamps his comedy act by filling it with darkly personal truths about friends and family. But, as the edgy humor begins to attract more attention, the young comic's personal life gets more complicated. When he realizes he has managed to turn the two women he cares about most into props for his act, he wonders if his honesty on-stage is making him dishonest in life. Despite the sobering reality of his world off stage, the laughter and the success is intoxicating, even for a stand-up guy. A Stand-Up Guy is a real story about real people struggling with life's rights and wrongs. It will appeal to anyone who enjoys a uniquely-woven relational drama threaded with a little mystery and delivered with a lot of humor and insight.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Comedians > Fiction.
Nashville (Tenn.) > Fiction.
Genre: Christian fiction.

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