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Tom Lake : a novel / Ann Patchett.

Patchett, Ann, (author.). Streep, Meryl, (narrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063327566
  • ISBN: 0063327562
  • Physical Description: 9 audio discs (675 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: United States : Harpercollins Publishers, 2023.

Content descriptions

Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Meryl Streep.
Summary, etc.:
In the spring of 2020, Lara's three daughters return to the family's orchard in Northern Michigan. While picking cherries, they beg their mother to tell them the story of Peter Duke, a famous actor with whom she shared both a stage and a romance years before at a theater company called Tom Lake. As Lara recalls the past, her daughters examine their own lives and relationship with their mother, and are forced to reconsider the world and everything they thought they knew. Tom Lake is a meditation on youthful love, married love, and the lives parents have led before their children were born. Both hopeful and elegiac, it explores what it means to be happy even when the world is falling apart.
Subject: Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Storytelling > Fiction.
Actors > Fiction.
Genre: Romance fiction.

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  • 1 of 3 copies available at Bibliomation.


  • 1 current hold with 3 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethel Public Library NEW CDBK PATCHETT (Text) 34030142851945 Adult Fiction CD Checked out 12/20/2023
C.H. Booth Library - Newtown CDBK FIC PAT (Text) 34014151717437 Adult Book on CD Checked out 12/27/2023
Tolland Public Library A-CD BOOK PAT (Text) 34051155668505 Adult New Book on CD Available -

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