Charming Billy

CD - unabridged
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Product Number: DD38346
Released: May 22, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781250310910
Narrator/s: Barrie Kreinik
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
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Alice McDermott tells the story of Billy Lynch within the complex matrix of a tightly knit Irish American community in a voice that is resonant and full of deep feeling Charming Billy is a masterpiece about the unbreakable bonds of memory and desire Charming Billy is the winner of the 1998 National Book Award for Fiction Billy Lynch s family and friends have gathered to comfort his widow and to pay their respects to one of the last great romantics. As they trade tales of his famous humor immense charm and consuming sorrow a complex portrait emerges of an enigmatic man a loyal friend a beloved husband an incurable alcoholic Alice McDermott s striking novel Charming Billy is a study of the lies that bind and the weight of familial love of the way good intentions can be as destructive as the truth they were meant to hide Charming Billy is the winner of the 1998 National Book Award for Fiction

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Author(s): Alice McDermott

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Charming Billy
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Product Number:DD38346
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Author(s): Alice McDermott
Narrator(s): Barrie Kreinik
Product Number Z100138179
Released: Jul 17, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
ISBN: #9781250310903
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Author(s): Alice McDermott
Product Number EB00102471
Released: Oct 28, 2013
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
ISBN: #9781429929707

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