Dear American Airlines
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Contributors:
Bramhall, Mark. Narrator
Published:
[Ashland, Oregon] : Blackstone Audio, [2008].
Format:
Audio Book
ISBN:
9781433214721 :, 1433214725 :, 9781433214745, 1433214741
Physical Desc:
6 audio discs (7 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Status:
Wright Farms - Adult CD Audiobooks - Fiction
CD FIC MILES i
Description

Bennie Ford, a fifty-three-year-old failed poet turned translator, is traveling to his estranged daughter's wedding when his flight is cancelled. Stuck with thousands of fuming passengers in the purgatory of O'Hare airport, he watches the clock tick and realizes that he will miss the ceremony. Frustrated, irate, and helpless, Bennie does the only thing he can: he starts to write a letter. But what begins as a hilariously excoriating demand for a refund soon becomes a cris de coeur of a life misspent, talent wasted. Bennie pens his letter in a voice that is a marvel of lacerating wit, heart-on-sleeve emotion, and wide-ranging erudition-- all propelled by the fading hope that if he can just make it to the wedding, he has a chance to do something right in his life.

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Unabridged.
General Note
Compact discs.
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Read by Mark Bramhall.
Description
Bennie Ford, a fifty-three-year-old failed poet turned translator, is traveling to his estranged daughter's wedding when his flight is cancelled. Stuck with thousands of fuming passengers in the purgatory of O'Hare airport, he watches the clock tick and realizes that he will miss the ceremony. Frustrated, irate, and helpless, Bennie does the only thing he can: he starts to write a letter. But what begins as a hilariously excoriating demand for a refund soon becomes a cris de coeur of a life misspent, talent wasted. Bennie pens his letter in a voice that is a marvel of lacerating wit, heart-on-sleeve emotion, and wide-ranging erudition-- all propelled by the fading hope that if he can just make it to the wedding, he has a chance to do something right in his life.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Miles, J., & Bramhall, M. (2008). Dear American Airlines. [Ashland, Oregon]: Blackstone Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Miles, Jonathan and Mark. Bramhall. 2008. Dear American Airlines. [Ashland, Oregon]: Blackstone Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Miles, Jonathan and Mark. Bramhall, Dear American Airlines. [Ashland, Oregon]: Blackstone Audio, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Miles, Jonathan., and Mark Bramhall. Dear American Airlines. [Ashland, Oregon]: Blackstone Audio, 2008.

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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