Digging to America [sound recording] : [a novel] / by Anne Tyler.
- 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
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|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||-|
- Physical Description: 1 sound media player ; digital : 8 x 5 cm. + earphones + AAA battery.
- Publisher: New York : Random House Audio ; 2006.
|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.
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