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The Submission (2011)
(Audiobook CD)

Call Number CD/FICTION/WALDMAN,A

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Published: North Kingstown, RI : AudioGO, p2011
Edition:  Unabridged
Description:  11 sound discs (12 hr., 47 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
ISBN/ISSN: 9780792781325, 0792781325,
Language:  English


Compact discs

"Sound Library"--Container

In container (17 cm.)

Narrator: Bernadette Dunne

"Claire Harwell hasn't settled into grief; events haven't let her. Cool, eloquent, raising two fatherless children, Claire has emerged as the most visible of the 9/11 widows who became a potent political force in the aftermath of the catastrophe. She longs for her husband, but she has found her mission: she sits on a jury charged with selecting a fitting memorial for the victims of the attack. Of the thousands of anonymous submissions that she and her fellow jurors examine, one transfixes Claire: a garden on whose walls the names of the dead are inscribed. But when the winning envelope is opened, they find the designer is Mohammad Khan--Mo--an enigmatic Muslim-American who, it seems, feels no need to represent anyone's beliefs except his own. When the design and its creator are leaked, a media firestorm erupts, and Claire finds herself trying to balance principles against emotions amid escalating tensions about the place of Islam in America" -- from publisher's web site

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