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A death in the family / James Agee.

Agee, James, 1909-1955 (Author). Hammer, Mark, (narrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 0788771647
  • Physical Description: 11 audio discs (13 hr.) : digital
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, 2000.

Content descriptions

General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Performed by Mark Hammer.
Summary, etc.: On a sultry summer night in 1915, Jay Follet leaves his house in Knoxville, Tennessee, to tend to his father, whom he believes is dying. The summons turns out to be a false alarm, but on his way back to his family, Jay has a car accident and is killed instantly. From this situation, Agee weaves a story of the complex ways that people deal with life, love, and loss.
Awards Note: Pulitzer Prize winner, 1958.
Subject: Traffic accident victims > Family relationships > Fiction.
Fathers and sons > Tennessee > Knoxville > Fiction.
Knoxville (Tenn.) > Fiction.
Genre: Audiobooks.
Domestic fiction.

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