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Ashes In My Mouth, Sand In My Shoes : Stories (2015)
(eAudiobook)


Published: [United States] : Dreamscape Media : Made available through hoopla, 2015
Edition:  Unabridged
Description:  1 online resource (1 audio file (1hr., 59 min.)) : digital
ISBN/ISSN: 9781633790759 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 1633790754 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book),
Language:  English


Read by Eric Michael Summerer

Young Arvid Jansen lives on the outskirts of Oslo. It's the early sixties; his father works in a shoe factory and his Danish mother works as a cleaner. Arvid has nightmares about crocodiles and still wets his bed at night, but slowly he begins to understand the world around him. Vivid images accompany each new event: A photo of his mother as a young woman makes him cry as he realizes how time passes, and the black car that comes to collect his father on the day Arvid's grandfather dies reminds him of the passing of his bullfinch. And then, one morning, his teacher tells his class to pray because a nuclear war is looming

Mode of access: World Wide Web

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Boys -- Fiction
Oslo (Norway) -- Fiction
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Additional Credits:
Summerer, Eric Michael, narrator
hoopla digital

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