Big Fish

A Novel of Mythic Proportions
CD - unabridged
Audio (5 discs)
Product Number: C2613
Released: Feb 13, 2004
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ISBN: #9781402581311
Narrator/s: Tom Stechschulte
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Writer and illustrator Daniel Wallace has published stories in various literary magazines. Big Fish is a novel reminiscent of Garrison Keillor and Mark Twain. It is a surprising work, filled with imagination, homespun humor, and hyperbole. Edward Bloom, an aging salesman, is dying. As his grown son, William, cares for him, the young man tries to focus on what he knows about his father's life. Story after story surfaces in William's memory, and he shares mythic visions of a fantastic father who was loved by all-a man who was the best runner, fisherman, businessman, and adventurer in the world. Big Fish tells these tall tales of Edward Bloom's life. Punctuated with his vast repertory of jokes, they set the stage for Edward's final, wonderful transformation. Each chapter achieves an added richness through Tom Stechschulte's distinctive narration. An interview with Daniel Wallace is the perfect conclusion to this audio production.

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Author(s): Daniel Wallace

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eAudio
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Author(s): Daniel Wallace
Narrator(s): Tom Stechschulte
Product Number Z00342
Released: Mar 28, 2011
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ISBN: #9781449872038
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Author(s): Daniel Wallace
Product Number EB00621039
Released: Aug 25, 2015
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Publisher: Algonquin Books
ISBN: #9781616201654

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