Hold Still

CD - unabridged
Audio (6 discs)
Product Number: DD23815
Released: Mar 28, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781520002934
Narrator/s: Andi Arndt
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A "wildly evocative" (Elle.com) family portrait that explores the depths and limits of a mother's love. When Maya Taylor, an English professor with a tendency to hide in her books, sends her daughter to Florida to look after a friend's child, she does so with the best of intentions; it's a chance for Ellie, twenty and spiraling, to rebuild her life. But in the sprawling hours of one humid afternoon, Ellie makes a mistake she cannot take back. In two separate timelines?before and after the catastrophe?Maya and Ellie must try to repair their fractured relationship and find a way to transcend not only their differences but also their more troubling similarities. "[Melding] psychological insight, precise plotting and limpid prose" (Huffington Post), Lynn Steger Strong traces the anatomy of a mistake and the weight of culpability. Hold Still marks a taut and propulsive debut that "builds to a perfect crescendo, an ending that is both surprising and true" (Marcy Dermansky, author of The Red Car).

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Author(s): Lynn Sterger Strong
Narrator(s): Andi Arndt
Product Number Z100104045
Released: Mar 22, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781520002958

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