Out Stealing Horses

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Product Number: Z10023
Released: Sep 02, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781490661216
Narrator/s: Richard Poe
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Multiple award-winning author Per Petterson delivers an eloquent, meditative novel. Sixty-seven-year-old Trond Sander lives secluded in a far corner of Norway. Casting his mind back to 1948, he recalls a horse stealing prank with his best friend that turned tragic and changed his life forever. ". on a par with . Steinbeck, Berry, and Hemingway, and its emotional force and flavor are equivalent to what those authors can deliver, too."-Booklist, starred review

Author(s): Per Petterson
Imprint: Clipper Audio


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Out Stealing Horses
Product Number: BX00034463
Product Number:Z10023
Product Number:C4604

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Author(s): Per Petterson
Narrator(s): Richard Poe
Product Number C4604
Released: May 29, 2008
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781436121392
Author(s): Per Petterson
Product Number EB00010992
Released: Jul 03, 2012
Business Term: 52 Circ / 730 Day
Publisher: Graywolf Press
ISBN: #9781555970703

Professional reviews

"This gorgeous novel, gracefully translated by Anne Born and beautifully performed by Richard Poe, is told from the point of view of Trond Sonder, who in early old age has moved with his dog to an isolated corner of Norway to live in solitude. But his solitude is like a movie screen on which plays the last year of his boyhood, shortly after the war, when he spent the summer with his father in a village near the Swedish border. What Trond learned about his father's wartime activities and what happened that postwar summer changed everything in his life. Poe's warm, attractive voice is equally effective for Trond young and old. He gives one of those performances that disappear, leaving nothing to jar the listener from absorption in the story. B.G. Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award (c) AudioFile 2008, Portland, Maine"

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