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Digging to America [sound recording] : [a novel] / by Anne Tyler.

Tyler, Anne. (Author). Brown, Blair. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Ohio Twp PL - Chandler Branch Library AUD DIG TYL (Text) 39206019671617 Audiobooks Available -
Ohio Twp PL - Downtown Newburgh AUD DIG TYL (Text) 39206019671930 Audiobooks Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound media player ; digital : 8 x 5 cm. + earphones + AAA battery.
  • Publisher: New York : Random House Audio ; 2006.

Content descriptions

General Note: Requires headphones.
Playaway Digital Audio.
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Blair Brown.
Summary, etc.: Two families awaiting the arrival of their adopted infant daughters from Korea meet at the airport. The families lives become interwined after the Donaldsons, a young American couple invite the Yazdan's, Maryam, her son and his Iranian American wife, to an arrival party, which becomes an annual event. Maryam, who came to this country thirty-five years earlier, feels her values threatened when she is courted by a newly widowed Donaldson. A penetrating light on the American way as seen from two perspectives, those who are born here and those who are still struggling to fit in.
Subject: Iranian American women > Fiction.
Assimilation (Sociology) > Fiction.
Intercountry adoption > Fiction.
Iranian Americans > Fiction.
Women immigrants > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Widows > Fiction.
Baltimore (Md.) > Fiction.
Genre: Playaway.
Psychological fiction.
Domestic fiction.

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