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|, p2007||Unabridged.||[Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC||1 sound media player (7 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.||English|| |
Rawlings Branch - ADULT
These nine brilliantly inventive stories capture the eccentricities of the residents of Manhattan's West 89th Street. Five stories are set in one apartment building, where young Davie Birnbaum watches his neighbors' lives unfold. The title story reworks F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, with the hero fading away toward infancy on the third floor. In apartment 7E, a lawyer named Zauberman reenacts the life of Hawthorne's Wakefield,...