Mourning Ruby by Helen Dunmore audiobook

Mourning Ruby

By Helen Dunmore
Read by Virginia Leishman

Recorded Books, Inc.

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781664445246

  • ISBN: 9781664553071

Runtime: 8.71 Hours
Category: Fiction/Literary
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

About thirty years ago, a mother laid her newborn baby in a shoebox and left it in the backyard of an Italian restaurant. Now the baby, Rebecca, is a mother herself. A child of no one and nowhere, she has created her own unorthodox but tender family. Then this hopeful life is dealt a blow that could shatter even the strongest of ties. Now, Rebecca must face the future by delving into her mysterious past. Dunmore's most ambitious work to date, Mourning Ruby is a meditation on memory and history-both personal and public. It's an unforgettable tale of love, loss, and the transcendent power of storytelling itself

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Author

Author Bio: Helen Dunmore

Author Bio: Helen Dunmore

Helen Dunmore is the author of eleven books, including The Greatcoat; The Betrayal, a New York Times Editors’ Choice; The Siege, a bestseller and finalist for the Whitbread Novel of the Year Award; and A Spell of Winter, winner of the Orange Prize. Helen was Chair of the Society of Authors from 2005–2006 and is a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature.

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Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD
Category: Fiction/Literary
Runtime: 8.71
Audience: Adult
Language: English