West of Here

West of Here

[a Novel]

Streaming Audiobook - 2011
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From the rugged mudflats of the Northwestern frontier to a rusting strip mall, West of Here is a conversation between two epochs. In his eagerly awaited second novel, Jonathan Evison tells the stories of the people who first inhabited the mythical town of Port Bonita in Washington State from 1887-1891. Moving ahead more than a century to 2005-06, he introduces those who live there now and must deal with the damage done by their predecessors. The characters are drawn with compassion and truth, the themes are grand and sweeping: regeneration, the trappings of history, the elusive nature of perception, who makes footprints and who follows them. Evison writes with heart and verve, capturing evocative details and unforgettable scenes.
Publisher: [United States] : HighBridge, a division of Recorded Books : Made available through hoopla, 2011
Edition: Unabridged
ISBN: 9781615731176
1615731172
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (16hr., 30 min.)) : digital
Additional Contributors: Ballerini, Edoardo 1970-
hoopla digital
Call Number: eAudio

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