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Falling Man: [a Novel] (2007)
(eAudiobook)


Published: [United States] : Simon & Schuster Audio : Made available through hoopla, 2007
Edition:  Unabridged
Description:  1 online resource (1 audio file (420 min.)) : digital
ISBN/ISSN: 9780743567190 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book), 0743567196 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book),
Language:  English


Read by John Slattery

There is September 11 and then there are the days after, and finally the years. Falling Man is a magnificent, essential novel about the event that defines turn-of-the-century America. It begins in the smoke and ash of the burning towers and tracks the aftermath of this global tremor in the intimate lives of a few people. First, there is Keith, walking out of the rubble into a life that he'd always imagined belonged to everyone but him. Then Lianne, his estranged wife, memory-haunted, trying to reconcile two versions of the same shadowy man. And their small son Justin, standing at the window, scanning the sky for more planes. These are lives choreographed by loss, grief and the enormous force of history. Brave and brilliant, Falling Man traces the way the events of September 11 have reconfigured our emotional landscape, our memory, and our perception of the world. It is cathartic, beautiful, and heartbreaking

Mode of access: World Wide Web

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Additional Credits:
Slattery, John, 1962-
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