Next Door

Author(s): Tobias Wolff
Original Publish Date: Dec 15, 2013
eAudio - unabridged
Audio (0.18 hours)
Product Number: Z100098024
Released: Jun 21, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781483082653
Narrator/s: Anthony Heald
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An introspective story of neighbors, movies, and marriage from short-story master Tobias Wolff Lying stiffly in their separate beds, a husband and his wife are woken in the middle of the night to the sound of their fighting neighbors. There are three of them-a man, a woman, and a young child. With their blasting stereos, violent interludes, and steamy make-up sessions, the wife has had enough. The husband, however, is preoccupied with other thoughts-sex, movies, and humanity's capacity to adapt and change. Understated yet poignant, "Next Door" is a reflection on the spectrum of human companionship, from mundane restraint to explosive passion.