A spool of blue thread: a novel
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Published:
[Solon, Ohio] : Playaway, [2015]., Solon, OH :
Format:
Playaway
Edition:
Unabridged.
ISBN:
9781467697354, 1467697354
Physical Desc:
1 audio media player (approximately 13 hr., 30 min.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Status:
Perl Mack - Adult Playaways - Fiction
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Description

""It was a beautiful, breezy, yellow-and-green afternoon." This is the way Abby Whitshank always begins the story of how she fell in love with Red that day in July 1959. The whole family--their two daughters and two sons, their grandchildren, even their faithful old dog--is on the porch, listening contentedly as Abby tells the tale they have heard so many times before. And yet this gathering is different too: Abby and Red are growing older, and decisions must be made about how best to look after them, and the fate of the house so lovingly built by Red's father. Brimming with the luminous insight, humor, and compassion that are Anne Tyler's hallmarks, this capacious novel takes us across three generations of the Whitshanks, their shared stories and long-held secrets, all the unguarded and richly lived moments that combine to define who and what they are as a family"--

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Language:
English

Notes

General Note
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening.
General Note
Title from Playaway label.
General Note
Release date supplied by publisher.
General Note
Previously released by Random House Audio.
General Note
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
Participants/Performers
Read by Kimberly Farr.
Description
""It was a beautiful, breezy, yellow-and-green afternoon." This is the way Abby Whitshank always begins the story of how she fell in love with Red that day in July 1959. The whole family--their two daughters and two sons, their grandchildren, even their faithful old dog--is on the porch, listening contentedly as Abby tells the tale they have heard so many times before. And yet this gathering is different too: Abby and Red are growing older, and decisions must be made about how best to look after them, and the fate of the house so lovingly built by Red's father. Brimming with the luminous insight, humor, and compassion that are Anne Tyler's hallmarks, this capacious novel takes us across three generations of the Whitshanks, their shared stories and long-held secrets, all the unguarded and richly lived moments that combine to define who and what they are as a family"--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Tyler, A., & Farr, K. (2015). A spool of blue thread: a novel. Unabridged. [Solon, Ohio]: Playaway.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Tyler, Anne and Kimberly, Farr. 2015. A Spool of Blue Thread: A Novel. [Solon, Ohio]: Playaway.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Tyler, Anne and Kimberly, Farr, A Spool of Blue Thread: A Novel. [Solon, Ohio]: Playaway, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Tyler, Anne,, and Kimberly Farr. A Spool of Blue Thread: A Novel. Unabridged. [Solon, Ohio]: Playaway, 2015.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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