Burning Down George Orwell's House

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Product Number: Z11085
Released: Aug 01, 2015
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ISBN: #9781490680477
Narrator/s: Donald Corren
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A darkly comic debut novel about advertising, truth, single malt, Scottish hospitality-or lack thereof-and George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four. Ray Welter, who was until recently a highflying advertising executive in Chicago, has left the world of newspeak behind. He decamps to the isolated Scottish Isle of Jura in order to spend a few months in the cottage where George Orwell wrote most of his seminal novel, Nineteen Eighty-Four. Ray is miserable, and quite prepared to make his troubles go away with the help of copious quantities of excellent scotch. But a few of the local islanders take a decidedly shallow view of a foreigner coming to visit in order to sort himself out, and Ray quickly finds himself having to deal with not only his own issues but also a community whose eccentricities are at times amusing and at others downright dangerous. Also, the locals believe-or claim to believe-that there's a werewolf about, and against his better judgment, Ray's misadventures build to the night of a traditional, boozy werewolf hunt on the Isle of Jura on the summer solstice.

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Burning Down George Orwell's House
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Product Number:Z11085
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Author(s): Andrew Ervin
Narrator(s): Donald Corren
Product Number C03792
Released: Aug 03, 2015
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ISBN: #9781490680460
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Author(s): Andrew Ervin
Narrator(s): Donald Corren
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Released: Aug 17, 2015
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ISBN: #9781490692562

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